Salem in Salem County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Salem Oak Tree
tree stands in cemetery.
By tradition, John Fenwick
made his treaty with the
Indians in its shade, 1675.
Erected 1964 by State of New Jersey.
Location. 39° 34.372′ N, 75° 28.223′ W. Marker is in Salem, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is at the intersection of W Broadway (New Jersey Route 49) and Oak Street, on the right when traveling west on W Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem NJ 08079, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Esther “Hetty” Saunders (here, next to this marker); Friends Burial Ground (here, next to this marker); Old Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Salem County Office Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fenwick Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Salem County Historical Society Museum and Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Johnson Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); First Presbyterian Church of Salem (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,069 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 13, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 5. submitted on September 13, 2015.