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Titusville in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

200th Birthday of George Washington

1732 - 1932

 
 
200th Birthday of George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 20, 2008
1. 200th Birthday of George Washington Marker
Inscription.  
In commemoration of the
two hundredth birthday of
George Washington
These eagles
and this tablet were placed here
by the
New Jersey Society of the
Colonial Dames of America

 
Erected 1932 by New Jersey Society of the Colonial Dames of America.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, and the The Colonial Dames of America, National Society of series lists.
 
Location. 40° 17.81′ N, 74° 52.013′ W. Marker is in Titusville, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of River Road and Washington Crossing Pe Rd, on the left when traveling north on River Road. Marker is in Washington Crossing State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Titusville NJ 08560, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bicentennial of General George Washington's Birthday (here, next to this marker); Crossing of the Delaware
Marker in Washington Crossing State Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 20, 2008
2. Marker in Washington Crossing State Park
Marker is within sight of the location of Washington's Crossing of the Delaware River on Christmas night, 1776.
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(here, next to this marker); Washington Crossed the Delaware (within shouting distance of this marker); The Christmas Night Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); The Site of Washington’s Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); Ferry Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Crossing (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Titusville.
 
Also see . . .  Washington Crosses the Delaware, 1776. (Submitted on April 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
 
George Washington Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 20, 2008
3. George Washington Markers
Both of the markers in this photo commemorate George Washington's two hundredth birthday.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,000 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.

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