Mount Laurel in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
has been designated a
National Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America.
This is the birthplace of Alice Stokes Paul, suffragist, women’s rights leader, and author of the equal rights amendment.
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Erected 1991 by National Park Service United States Department of the Interior.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil Rights • Women. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1991.
Location. 39° 57.344′ N, 74° 55.805′ W. Marker is in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Hooton Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 128 Hooton Road, Mount Laurel NJ 08054, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alice Stokes Paul (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Paulsdale Lutheran Home (approx. 0.9 miles away); “Hessian House” (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of Cox's Tavern (approx. 0.9 miles away); Roberts’ Hall (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Moorestown, New Jersey Friends Meeting House (approx. one mile away); Morgan Hollinshead Clock Shop Site (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Laurel.
Additional keywords. equal rights amendment, ERA, women's suffrage
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 5, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 5, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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