Date Created1870
DescriptionThe Grammar School was chartered in 1766 as the Queen's College Grammar School. In 1825, Queen's College was renamed Rutgers College, and in 1883, the Grammar School was renamed the Rutgers...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
Date Created1867
DescriptionSacheita Yokoi (1845-1877) and Daihei Yokoi (1850-1871) travelled from Japan to New Brunswick, New Jersey in the late 1860's under the assumed names of Sataro Ise and Saburo Numagawa, respectively, as...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Meiji period, (1868-1912)
Date Created1886
DescriptionThe Japanese section of Willow Grove Cemetery in New Brunswick, New Jersey, contains the plots of seven Japanese men and one baby girl buried between 1870 and 1886. This section began with the...
Time PeriodThe Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), Meiji period, (1868-1912)