QUAKER SPRINGS

Program
Legends & Lore®
Subject
Folklore
Location
Quaker Springs Road, Saratoga, NY
Lat/Long
43.040206, -73.640583
Grant Recipient
Town of Saratoga
Historic Marker

QUAKER SPRINGS

Inscription

QUAKER SPRINGS
LOCAL LORE STATES
MINERAL SPRINGS
FOUND HERE USED
BY NATIVE AMERICANS
FOR MEDICINAL PURPOSES
NEW YORK FOLKLORE SOCIETY
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016

Tradition in the Saratoga area has it that the springs were used for medicinal purposes. The springs were known to Native American tribes. Quaker Springs is located in the hamlet of Quaker Springs, NY.