Classic & High Streets, Hoosick Falls, NY
Civil War monument dedicated in 1878
Photo taken by Richard Doody in 1989
The Hoosick Falls Soldiers Monument was erected under the auspices of the Hoosick Falls Veteran Soldiers’ Association. The $1,500 granite statue of a Civil War infantryman was erected in Monument Park on May 30, 1878. The park and surrounding cast iron fence was donated by the village.
The monument is inscribed: “The citizens of Hoosick hold in grateful remembrance the soldiers who fought to save the Union," and "Erected by the Veterans Soldiers’ Association, A.D., 1878."
- January 31, 2019: New photo from Richard Doody
- January 31, 2019: Added by Richard Doody