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Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Alexander Campbell

 
 
John Alexander Campbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2007
1. John Alexander Campbell Marker
Inscription.
-1856-          -1938-
First President and Chairman of the Board
of the Soldiers and Sailors’ War Memorial
Building Commission

Industrialist Banker Philanthropist
whose kindly wisdom made his a happier generation

Erected by his associates from all walks of life Dedicated by his friend, A. Harry Moore, Governor of New Jersey

 
Erected 1939.
 
Location. 40° 13.112′ N, 74° 46.11′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Click for map. This marker is on the front porch of the Trenton War Memorial; located between Lafayette Street and Memorial Drive near the end of Barrack Street. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C. Edward Murray (here, next to this marker); James Kerney (here, next to this marker); John E. Curry Jr. (here, next to this marker); The Trenton War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Masonic Lodge Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Spirit of Justice
John Alexander Campbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 29, 2013
2. John Alexander Campbell Marker
The John Alexander Campbell marker is seen here on the right.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington Elm (about 300 feet away); Old Barracks (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Trenton.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable PersonsPatriots & Patriotism
 
John Alexander Campbell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2007
3. John Alexander Campbell Marker
 
 
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