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Ho-ho-kus in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Hermitage

 
 
The Hermitage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
1. The Hermitage Marker
Inscription.
has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark

Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating and illustrating
the history of the United States

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1970

 
Erected 1970 by National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 41° 0.431′ N, 74° 7.056′ W. Marker is in Ho-ho-kus, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on North Franklin Turnpike (County Route 507), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located at the front door of The Hermitage. Marker is at or near this postal address: 335 North Franklin Turnpike, Ho Ho Kus NJ 07423, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Front Entrance (here, next to this marker); Well-House (a few steps from this marker); The Rosencrantz Heritage (a few steps from this marker); Leisure Activities (a few steps from this marker); Victorian Tea Party
The Hermitage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
2. The Hermitage Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); The “Bricks” (within shouting distance of this marker); North Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosencrantz Cotton Mills (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
Also see . . .  Revolutionary War in Bergen County, NJ. The Hermitage website. (Submitted on June 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker at The Hermitage image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
3. Marker at The Hermitage
The marker can be seen at the front door of the Hermitage.
The Hermitage image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
4. The Hermitage
This house was owned by Lt. Col. James Marcus Prevost. After his death, his widow Theodosia married Col. Aaron Burr of the Continental Army. Washington stayed at this house several times during the American Revolution.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 514 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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