“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Long Branch in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beth Woolley, August 3, 2005
1. Ulysses S. Grant Marker
April 27, 1822 - July 23, 1885
18th President 1869 - 1877
Vacationed for 12 years at 991 Ocean Avenue which was known as "The Summer Capitol"
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
Location. 40° 18.289′ N, 73° 58.689′ W. Marker is in Long Branch, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker can be reached from Ocean Blvd. south of Madison Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located south of Madison Avenue on the Boardwalk. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Ocean Blvd, Long Branch NJ 07740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Woodrow Wilson (here, next to this marker); Rutherford B. Hayes (here, next to this marker); Benjamin Harrison (a few steps from this marker); Chester A. Arthur (a few steps from this marker); William McKinley (a few steps from this marker); Mansion House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Steinbach's Cobblestones (approx. 0.4 miles away); Norman Mailer/Scarboro Hotel (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Branch.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2021, by Beth Woolley of Neptune, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on January 30, 2021, by Beth Woolley of Neptune, New Jersey. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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Mar. 5, 2021