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Date Created1905
DescriptionEdison Manufacturing Company.
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Date Created1895
DescriptionThe Annual Reports of Whittier House, of which this is the Second, include reports on all Whittier House programs and activities, including the kindergarten, sewing school, legal assistance for the...
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Date Created
DescriptionThe Bedminster village post office and poor house at the corner of Route 202 and Main Street. Note the fire ring.
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1700-1799
DescriptionEnglish broadside ballad, printed and sold at the printing office in Bow Church Yard, London.
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Date Created1844-12-31
DescriptionPoem from New Jersey Freeman about the way the poor voted during the 19th century. "So they offered me a bribe...my vote is not mine." Political parties use to gain votes by buying them.
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Date Created1922
DescriptionThe Whittier House Social Settlement, the first settlement house in New Jersey, was established in Jersey City, N.J. in 1894. Founded by Cornelia Foster Bradford, who would remain with the...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1939
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1942
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1844-07
DescriptionPoem from the New Jersey Freeman about the social conditions a poor family. It compares the healthful influence of nature's beverage, water with the poisoning effects of intoxicating drinks.
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Date Created1906
DescriptionColor-tinted postcard of Ravine Lake, which straddles the border of Peapack and Far Hills. The inscription reads: "Dear Alfred, I have taken Chester Vice to an industrial school - please write him a...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)