Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Verona in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ancient Native American Trail

 
 
Ancient Native American Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By James True, August 13, 2011
1. Ancient Native American Trail Marker
Inscription. Lenni Lenape Indians (Original People) inhabited Verona in colonial times. Area settlers traded with and learned much from these Native Americans who granted land deeds in return for needed supplies. One such trail crossed Bloomfield Avenue nearby and was used for trading with the Colonials. Many Lenni Lenape artifacts were found in this area of Verona.
 
Erected by New Jersey State Society and the National Society Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Location. 40° 49.963′ N, 74° 14.775′ W. Marker is in Verona, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Bloomfield Avenue east of Gould Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in front of the Verona Public Library in the civic center complex off Bloomfield Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Verona NJ 07044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Bloomfield Avenue School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington’s Temporary Headquarters (approx. 1.6 miles away); Rev. James Caldwell (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Fire House in Caldwell
Ancient Native American Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By James True, August 13, 2011
2. Ancient Native American Trail Marker
(approx. 1.6 miles away); Old Burying Ground (approx. 1.6 miles away); 647 Bloomfield Avenue (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hillside School War Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Cranetown (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 589 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement