New Jersey Journal

New Jersey Journal (HM5MG)

Location: Chatham Township, NJ 07928 Morris County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 44.357', W 74° 22.452'

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During the Revolution, former
soldier Shepard Kollock printed
the New Jersey Journal on this
site "to maintain the cause of
freedom" and serve the army in
Morristown. The Journal, north
Jersey's only wartime newspaper,
founded in 1779, later thrived
in Elizabeth from 1786 to 1991.
Morris County Heritage Commission
HM NumberHM5MG
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Morris County Heritage Commission series
Year Placed2001
Placed ByMorris County Heritage Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 2:25pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 552837 N 4510004
Decimal Degrees40.73928333, -74.37420000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 44.357', W 74° 22.452'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 44' 21.42" N, 74° 22' 27.12" W
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Area Code(s)732, 973, 201
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 54 Main St, Chatham Township NJ 07928, US
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