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

Cooper's Ferry

 
 
Cooper's Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
1. Cooper's Ferry Marker
Inscription.  Licensed in 1688, it carried New Jersey products to Philadelphia. Terminus for stage lines in 1751, for railroads in 1834 and 1854
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1688.
 
Location. 39° 56.879′ N, 75° 7.556′ W. Marker is in Camden, New Jersey, in Camden County. Marker is at the intersection of Copper Avenue and North Front Street on Copper Avenue. The marker is located on the southwest corner of the Walt Whitman Cultural Art Center at Johnson Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Camden NJ 08102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daniel Cooper Ferry Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Enslaved Africans Once Sold Here (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edward Sharpe House (about 400 feet away); The Cooper Family (about 500 feet away); The Victor (about 500 feet away); The Campbell Kids (about 800 feet away); L-3 Communications (approx. ¼ mile away); Campbell Soup Company (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camden.
 
Cooper's Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
2. Cooper's Ferry Marker
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Walt Whitman Cultural Art Center at Johnson Park image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
3. Walt Whitman Cultural Art Center at Johnson Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 9, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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