Burlington in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Isaac Collins House
Renovated 2007 ~ Architect ~ Eric Ciceron, Palm Springs, Ca.
Royal Printer to King George III.
Publisher – The New Jersey Gazette.
First Newspaper of New Jersey.
Printer of New Jersey’s first paper currency.
Printer of New Jersey’s first Almanac.
Printer of first American Family Bible.
Established first printing press in Trenton, NJ.
Founded Trenton Academy in Trenton, NJ.
Location. 40° 4.701′ N, 74° 51.283′ W. Marker is in Burlington, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of E Broad Street and York Street, on the right when traveling west on E Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burlington NJ 08016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Center of Arts and Culture (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplaces (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ockanickon (approx. ¼ mile away); Important Men of 206 High Street, Burlington (approx. 0.3 miles away); Office of the Council of Proprietors and the Surveyor General Grant House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Free Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burlington.
Also see . . . Brief biography of Isaac Collins from City of Burlington website. (Submitted on September 19, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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