Hackensack in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Peter Zabriskie built a home here in 1751 which contained fine appointments including Dutch tile fireplaces depicting biblical scenes. Enlarged in 1776, the home was called Mansion House later Mansion Hotel. The structure was demolished in 1945.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical year for this entry is 1751.
Location. 40° 52.777′ N, 74° 2.647′ W. Marker is in Hackensack, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Washington Place, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Main Street, Hackensack NJ 07601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hackensack (here, next to this marker); First House in Hackensack (a few steps from this marker); Archibald Campbell’s Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Hackensack War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bank House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Green Site of the Court-House & Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Green (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hackensack.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 563 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 31, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.