Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Nott Memorial at Union College
Postcard US-1651769 from the state of New York shows the Nott Memorial, an elaborate 16-sided stone-masonry building which serves as both architectural and physical centerpiece of Union College in Schenectady, New York. Dedicated to Eliphalet Nott, president of Union for a remarkable sixty-two years (1804-1866), the 110-foot or 34-meter high by 89-foot or 27-meter wide structure was recognized as a National Historic Landmark on June 24, 1986. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on May 5, 1972.
Labels: 1972, 1986, campus, Eliphalet Nott, National Historic Landmark, National Register of Historic Places, New York, Nott Memorial, postcard, PostCrossing, received, Schenectady, Union College, US-1651769