Princeton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
250th Anniversary of Princeton University
In the service of all nations.
On the occasion
of its 250th anniversary
Princeton University here records
its gratitude to its alumni
for their devotion to the University
and its mission of education,
scholarship and service.
October 22, 1996
Erected 1996 by Princeton University.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1730.
Location. 40° 20.958′ N, 74° 39.575′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker can be reached from Nassau Street, on the right when traveling east. Marker is on the grounds of Princeton University, in front of Nassau Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Princeton NJ 08542, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Princeton Speech (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Henry House (within shouting distance of this marker); Nassau Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The President’s House (within Princeton University (within shouting distance of this marker); English Boxwood Plants (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named 250th Anniversary of Princeton University (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 506 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.