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Date Created1907-1909
DescriptionPhotograph of the Whitehead House, located on the corner of Jackson Street and Main Street, in South River, circa 1907-1909.
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created
DescriptionSepia tone photograph of a Brunswick Traction Co. trolley. The sign on the lower front of the car reads "This is our First Anniversary" and the sign at the top reads "South River." The sign on the top...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1894
DescriptionBuilt in 1805 as a church; sold in 1922 and opened as the public library in 1923; became the Borough Clerk's office in 1979; was restored and opened as the South River Museum in 1999. Placed on the...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1896
DescriptionWashington School No.1 (after enlargement), Thomas St. at George St. corner, Saturday, May 2, 1896. Opened in 1885 and later served in succession as the High School, Junior High School, and Middle...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1895
DescriptionRaising the trolley poles, Main St., opposite J.B. Tuttle’s, Oct. 1895.
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created
DescriptionPhotographic postcard of Tanner's Corner, South River. Postcard shows the intersection of Main Street and Hillside Avenue. [circa 1910] Titled on the bottom, "529 - Tanner's Corner South River, N.J."
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1897
DescriptionR(ichard) Van Dyke Reid was a South River native, born in 1833, and a graduate of Rutgers College. He taught in South River and later moved to Red Bank, where he served as schools principal from 1864...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created
DescriptionColor postcard of Ferry Street looking toward Main Street. Trolley tracks are visible along left side of street and an automobile appears in the right foreground. Postcard is captioned in red in the...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1912
DescriptionColor postcard of the lower end of Main Street looking toward the river. Awnings on the right side of the street advertise an Arcade and an Optician. Postcard is captioned in red in the upper left...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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Date Created1851
DescriptionMap of South River [then known as the village of Washington, part of North Brunswick]. Surveyed and drawn by R[ichard] Van Dyke Reid, March, 1851. Original map is 21.25" x 29.25" – Scan is of an 8"...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)