Plainsboro in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Burial site of “Elsie”
The Borden Cow
—A celebrated advertising trademark —
Elsie was featured at the Borden Company's exhibit "Dairy World of Tomorrow" at the 1939-40 New York World's Fair. Elsie and her chain of daisies quickly became one of the the star attractions of the Fair.
Elsie will be remembered as one of the most celebrated residents of Walker Gordon Farm.
Location. 40° 19.969′ N, 74° 36.724′ W. Marker is in Plainsboro, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker can be reached from Heron Court. Click for map. Located at a gazebo on a walking path in a housing development next to "You'll Do Lobelia" Marker. Marker is in this post office area: Plainsboro NJ 08536, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. You'll Do Lobelia (here, next to this marker); J.V.B. Wicoff Elementary School (approx. one mile away); Scudders Mills (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Canal Dug By Irishmen (approx. 1.2 miles away); Martian Landing Site John Witherspoon (approx. 2.6 miles away); Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bainbridge House (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Plainsboro.
Also see . . . Elsie the Cow. (Submitted on October 13, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
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