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

Victorian Tea Party

 
 
Victorian Tea Party Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
1. Victorian Tea Party Marker
Inscription. This photograph (circa 1890) has captured an occasion very popular with Victorians. Three friends sitting in bentwood chairs enjoy a tea party on the lawn of the Hermitage. Victorians loved the outdoors, and a lady always wore her hat and a stylish frock when she went calling for tea.
 
Location. 41° 0.41′ N, 74° 7.065′ W. Marker is in Ho Ho Kus, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker can be reached from North Franklin Turnpike (County Route 507), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located at the Hermitage, on the south side of the house. 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. Rosencrantz Cotton Mills (a few steps from this marker); The Rosencrantz Heritage (a few steps from this marker); The “Bricks” (within shouting distance of this marker); Theodosia Bartow Prevost (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hermitage (within shouting distance of this marker); Front Entrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Leisure Activities (within shouting distance of this marker); Well-House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Ho Ho Kus.
 
More about this marker.
Victorian Tea Party Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
2. Victorian Tea Party Marker
The right side of the marker contains a 19th-century photograph depicting three women at a tea party at the Hermitage.
 
Also see . . .  The Rosencrantz Family and the Hermitage – 1807 - 1970. The Hermitage website. (Submitted on June 9, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
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Marker at the Hermitage image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
3. Marker at the Hermitage
Hermitage Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
4. Hermitage Markers
Several markers are found near the Hermitage. The Victorian Tea Party marker is seen here on the right.
The Hermitage image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
5. The Hermitage
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 479 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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