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AuthorTaylor, Benjamin C. (Benjamin Cook)
Date Created1857
DescriptionHistory of the growth of the Reformed Dutch Church in New Jersey, from the colonial New Netherlands era up to 1857. Introductory chapter describes relations with church in Netherlands and the...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
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AuthorThompson, Henry P. (Henry Post)
Date Created1882
DescriptionHistory of the church, originally known as North Branch Reformed Church. Relates controversy between early Somerset County Reformed churches at Raritan (now Somerville) and Millstone (now...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
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AuthorGowaskie, Joseph
Date Created1996
DescriptionWorkers in New Jersey History by Joseph Gowaskie. New Jersey History Series No. 6. Includes bibliographical references. Published by the New Jersey Historical Commission.
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AuthorSchwartz, Joel
Date Created1997
DescriptionThe Development of New Jersey Society by Joel Schwartz. Number 10 in the New Jersey History Series. Published by the New Jersey Historical Commission.
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AuthorFrelinghuysen, Frederick T. (Frederick Theodore); Terhune, Edward Payson; Terhune, Edward Payson
Date Created1907
DescriptionRecord of addresses presented during anniversary celebration. Includes a history of the Sunday Schools, and biographical notes on the founding members. Also includes poems and greetings from clergy...
Time PeriodThe Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
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Date Created1916
DescriptionCollection of recipies handed down from the colonial era, compiled by the women of the Lafayette Reformed Church, located in the area of the earliest Dutch buildings in Hudson County. Dishes include...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
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AuthorVan Winkle, Daniel
Date Created1913
Description300 page genealogical listing of Van Winkle family in America, with name index, compiled by Jersey City historian David Van Winkle. Entries list only birth, death and marriage information, without...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
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Date Created1899
DescriptionHistory of three churches in Monmouth County, NJ. Histories of the two "branch" churches, plus an extensive historical discourse that relates the general history of the Reformed Church, and the...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
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AuthorSteele, Richard H. (Richard Holloway)
Date Created1867
DescriptionHistory of the church, founded in 1717, reviewed through the record of its pastors, with introductory section describing general history of the state and of the Dutch Reformed Church. Documents from...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
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Date Created1921
DescriptionIn 1921, the Trust Company of New Jersey opened a new office tower near the original Dutch village boundaries of Bergen Square. This booklet traces the history separating that farming community with...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)