Atlantic City in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James L. Usry
— 1922-2002 —
[Seal of the] City of Atlantic City, Incorporated March 1854.
Erected 2009 by City of Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Topics and series. This historical African Americans • Education • Government & Politics • Sports. In addition, it is included in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and the New Jersey, City of Atlantic City series lists.
Location. 39° 21.639′ N, 74° 25.931′ W. Marker is in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and No. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, on the right when traveling west on Atlantic Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1700 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City NJ 08401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mayor Lorenzo T. Langford (within shouting distance of this marker); Sara Spencer Washington (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Herbert Brooks (about 600 feet away); Pierre Hollingsworth (about 700 feet away); Clifford J. Newsome (about 700 feet away); William "Sonny" Lea (about 700 feet away); Soundra E. Usry-Hollingsworth (about 800 feet away); George William Nelson Sr. (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlantic City.
Also see . . . James L. Usry. (Submitted on October 19, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. New York "Rens" basketball; WWII Veteran; 92nd Infantry Division; Republican Party.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,011 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.