Historic New YorkThe Mohawk Valley was a principal pass to the interior between the Adirondack Mountains and the Allegheny Plateau. Here dwelt the Mohawks, one of the Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy who barred the white man's advance westward. In the seventeenth century they were visited by French Catholic missionaries from Canada, some of whom suffered martyrdom. In 1712, with the aid of Queen Anne, an Anglican Chapel for the Mohawks was erected at Fort Hunter.
|Series||This marker is part of the New York: Historic New York series|
|Placed By||State Education Department|
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|Date Added||Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 12:29pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 549477 N 4754752|
|Decimal Degrees||42.94380000, -74.39353333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 56.628', W 74° 23.612'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 56' 37.68" N, 74° 23' 36.72" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4500-4598 Governor Thomas E. Dewey Thruway, Fultonville NY 12072, US|
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