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Ventnor City in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ventnor

100th Anniversary

 
 
Ventnor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
1. Ventnor Marker
Inscription.  Ventnor City Hall was built by engineer Vivian B. Smith in 1929, who designed the building to harmonize with the surrounding residences. The structure served the dual purpose of a municipal office building, assembly hall and headquarters for the James Harvey Post #144 of the American Legion. Bounded by Atlantic, Sacramento, Cambridge and Ocean Avenues, the building runs 100 feet east and west and 50 feet north and south.
 
Erected by City of Ventnor City, New Jersey.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsGovernment & PoliticsWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 39° 20.142′ N, 74° 28.812′ W. Marker is in Ventnor City, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is at the intersection of Boardwalk and South Portland Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Boardwalk. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 S Portland Avenue, Ventnor City NJ 08406, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fishing Pier Then & Now (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ventnor City POW-MIA Monument
Ventnor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 24, 2020
2. Ventnor Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Ventnor City Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ventnor City World War I Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ventnor City Police Department (approx. half a mile away); Viking Row Club (approx. half a mile away); CSure Children's Park (approx. half a mile away); Historic Landmarks of Ventnor (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ventnor City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 26 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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