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AuthorVan Winkle, Daniel
Date Created1924
DescriptionHistory of the Bergen Reformed Church, from its founding in 1660 through the end of the 1800s. Begins with establishment of Dutch colony, rich in detail and anecdotes including economic details such...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
Date Created1935
DescriptionProgram for services during week of anniversary, November 17 - 24, 1935, including "Patriotic Service" and historical pageant. Short history of church with list of pastors. List of official...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
AuthorVan Winkle, Daniel
Date Created1914
DescriptionPlot of lots and list of lot owners of in old cemetery of Bergen Reformed Church. Transcriptions of inscriptions from headstones, most from early nineteenth century. History of lands granted to and...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
Date Created1960
DescriptionCalendar of special events for tercentennary. History of church and of the planning for anniversary. List of church and Sunday School staff, officers and consistory, and anniversary committee members....
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
Date Created1910
DescriptionSchoolchildren in colonial period dress enact a scene from the Bergen Reformed Church, the congregation of the Dutch settlement which dates back to 1660. In October, 1910 Jersey City celebrated the...
AuthorBrett, Cornelius; Moment, John J.
Date Created1910
DescriptionThree sermons, preached Oct. 16th and 23d, 1910, relate history of the Reformation, founding and growth of the Bergen Church, and prospects for the future. With photo of Rev. Dr. Cornelius Brett,...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
AuthorTaylor, Benjamin C. (Benjamin Cook)
Date Created1861
DescriptionSermon by pastor Benjamin C. Taylor from anniversary service details history of church, including names of early pastors and other prominent members. Church manual lists current officers, schedule of...
Time PeriodExpansion and Reform (1801-1861), Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
Date Created1860
DescriptionLyrics to four hymns from anniversary service on December 2, 1860. The first is about settlers coming to new country, second about the Sabbath School.
Time PeriodExpansion and Reform (1801-1861)
AuthorVersteeg, Dingman
Date Created1889
DescriptionHistory of the Reformed Dutch Church of Bergen, which served the colonial populations of what is now Hudson and Bergen counties as well as Staten Island. Describes growth of the church in economic...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
Date Created1912
DescriptionDirectory of names and addresses of church members, reports of various committees within church including financial statements. List of pew holders. Calendar of the church including dedicated...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)