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Victory Gardens in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Victory Gardens Borough

 
 
Victory Gardens Borough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
1. Victory Gardens Borough Marker
Inscription. Youngest and smallest municipality in Morris County. Incorporated in 1951 after separation from Randolph Township. Originated as Federal Housing Project for local defense workers during World War II.
 
Erected 1979 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 40° 52.683′ N, 74° 32.346′ W. Marker is in Victory Gardens, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on South Salem Street. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the Victory Gardens Municipal Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 337 South Salem Street, Dover NJ 07801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Johnís Church (approx. one mile away); Old Stone Academy (approx. one mile away); Second Union School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mott Hollow (approx. 1.5 miles away); Quaker Meeting House (approx. 1.5 miles away); Ayres-Knuth Farm (approx. 2.1 miles away); Stephen Jackson House (approx. 2.1 miles away); Saint Maryís Church (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWar, World II
 
Victory Gardens Borough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Victory Gardens Borough Marker
Victory Gardens Borough Lawn image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
3. Victory Gardens Borough Lawn
In memory of those who served in all wars.
Victory Gardens Borough Municipal Building image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
4. Victory Gardens Borough Municipal Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 12, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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