Pitts Mansion - Honeoye, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly
N 42° 47.435 W 077° 31.210
18T E 293883 N 4740640
Quick Description: This was a stop on the Underground Railroad.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 3/11/2008 7:05:25 PM
Waymark Code: WM3BZH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 42

Long Description:
Gideon Pitts was a Honeoye abolitionist and friend of Frederick Douglass. Gideon's daughter, Helen became Douglass' second wife. The website below lists New Yorkers active in the Underground Railroad and this site is on the list.

The Mansion is not open to the public, it is a private residence, but the Mansion Market, located in a building next door is open from May-October selling plants and local produce.
Main Street
Honeoye, NY United States

Web site: [Web Link]

Open to the public?: Private

Name of organization who placed the marker: New York State Education Department

Site Details: Not listed

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