Cornelius Van Vorst, ca.1620; 
Jersey City Free Public Library; Farm Map of Hillsboro, Somerset County, 1860; 
Historical Maps of New Jersey Collection; An Afternoon at Atlantic Gardens, Elysian Fields, Hoboken, NJ 1851; 
 Atlantic Gardens (Hoboken); Bathing Beauties, 1890-1930; 
American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark Collection; Flag Salute, 1950; 
Seabrook Farms Collection; Kalmyk dancers; 
Photo by David Sanderson; 
Courtesy of RU Press;

Garden State Legacy Revealed in Cultural Artifacts

Prized Artifacts of the Garden State …  museums, archives, historical sites and libraries that have identified their most-prized, historically significant artifacts for a marvelous publication.  Kudos to Gordon Bond!  But this is a continuing project.  Organizations are encouraged to artifacts highlighted in the forthcoming book that honors 350th anniversary of the state.  Send and email to with the word “Artifacts” in the subject line.