Atlantic City in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John Herbert Brooks
1936 - 2005
Erected 2009 by City of Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansCharity & Public Work • Education • Science & Medicine. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, City of Atlantic City series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1969.
Location. 39° 21.731′ N, 74° 25.996′ W. Marker is in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd and Arctic Avenue, on the right when traveling south on N. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Sara Spencer Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Clifford J. Newsome (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tsgt. Harold R. Brown Memorial Plaza (about 400 feet away); Soundra E. Usry-Hollingsworth (about 500 feet away); William "Sonny" Lea (about 500 feet away); Margaret Lee Caution (about 600 feet away); James L. Usry (about 600 feet away); George William Nelson Sr. (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlantic City.
Additional keywords. addiction, mental health
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