The First Newspaper

The First Newspaper (HM1ZUJ)

Location: Jamestown, NY 14701 Chautauqua County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 5.843', W 79° 14.486'

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The First Newspaper On this site in 1825 Adolphus Fletcher erected a two-story building, the first printing office in Jamestown, and on a wooden press printed the first issue of the Jamestown Journal, June 21, 1826. The building was removed in 1854.
Year Placed1927
Placed ByThe Jamestown Centennial Committee and the State of New York
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Date Added Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 10:43pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 645420 N 4662085
Decimal Degrees42.09738333, -79.24143333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 5.843', W 79° 14.486'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 5' 50.58" N, 79° 14' 29.16" W
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Area Code(s)716
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 E 5th St, Jamestown NY 14701, US
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