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Date Created1865
DescriptionJames Hood, Mayor of Bridgeton, proclaims April 19, 1865, as a day of mourning for Bridgeton citizens, in response to the assasination of President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865, by John Wilkes...
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Date Created1927
DescriptionPostmarked High Bridge, Aug. 1927. Addressed to Welling Hillpot [?], Frenchtown, N.J. Inscribed in pencil: “Dear Welling, I got your postal to-day at dinner-time. We’re going to be initiated...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1970
DescriptionColor photograph of a new space color TV camera that can function under lunar lighting conditions ranging from dawn to high noon is displayed at RCA's Astro-Electronics Division, Princeton, N.J. RCA...
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Date Created2006
DescriptionEven with the convenience of indoor plumbing and the gas range, the kitchen was the scene of virtual non-stop labor for Maria Botto and her daughters. In addition to meals prepared for the family,...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1943-05-25
DescriptionLetter written from Private First Class Kenneth S. Latham to his neighbor in New Brunswick, Marian Schumacher. In the letter, PFC Latham describes his daily life in the Army and talks about mutual...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1943-08-22
DescriptionLetter written from Private First Class Kenneth S. Latham to his neighbor, Marian Schumacher, from a U.S.O. In the letter, PFC Latham talks about the weather and both an Archery building and the...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created2006
DescriptionThe kitchen was a major center of activity in the household. The large coal and gas range dominates the room. It was used as a heating source as well as for cooking foods. A worktable provided...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)