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

Hackensack

 
 
Hackensack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
1. Hackensack Marker
Inscription.
Hackensack became the County Seat of Bergen in 1709.
The name “Bergen” was probably from “Bergen Op Zoom,” a major town in Holland.
 
Location. 40° 52.78′ N, 74° 2.646′ W. Marker is in Hackensack, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Washington Place, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Main Street, Hackensack NJ 07601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mansion House (here, next to this marker); First House in Hackensack (a few steps from this marker); Archibald Campbell’s Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Bank House (within shouting distance of this marker); Hackensack War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Court-House & Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Hackensack Soldier and Sailor Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hackensack.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Hackensack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
2. Hackensack Marker
Hackensack Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
3. Hackensack Marker
Markers on 50 Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 31, 2013
4. Markers on 50 Main Street
Two markers are located on this building. The Hackensack marker is seen here on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 13 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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