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Acorn Hall - 1853
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 79scouts
N 40° 47.796 W 074° 27.580
18T E 545582 N 4516318
Quick Description: This marker is located at the intersection of Lafayette Avenue and Kary Way in Morristown, NJ.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 7/4/2012 1:00:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMET7B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy
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Long Description:
Acorn Hall is now a museum and is home to the Morris County Historical Society.

At this site is a Women's Heritage Trail sign to honor Mary Crane Hone for her contributions to the historic preservation of Morristown. There is also a marker from the National Arborist Associtaion identifying a significant tree that was alive during the signing of the Constitution.
Marker Name: Acorn Hall - 1853

Marker Type: Local? Unofficial

Marker text:
Victorian Italianate house purchased by Augustus Crane 1857. Home until 1971 of Crane- Hone family who contributed greatly to Morristown civic, cultural and business life. National Register of Historic Places New Jersey Register of Historic Places Morris County Heritage Commission


Dedication Date: 1/1/1978

City: Morristown

County: Morris

Group responsible for placement: Morris County Heritage Commission.

Web Link: [Web Link]

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