Date Created1874
DescriptionKozo Soogiwoora was born Yoshinari Hatakeyama in Kagoshima, Japan. He left Japan under an assumed name and entered Rutgers College in 1867, graduating in 1871. Upon his return to Japan in 1873, he...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), Meiji period, (1868-1912)
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 Created1860-1869
DescriptionThe carte de visite was a type of small photograph mounted on a thick paper card, usually the size of a calling card, making it easily tradeable among friends and visitors. It was popular through the...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
Date Created
DescriptionClark Todd's house and blacksmith shop in 1934. The shop was moved to the rear of the property and made into a bungalow. The western piles of stones along the road is the foundation of Todd's barn;...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
Date Created1956-11
DescriptionThese newspaper clippings from 1956 relate to the appointment of Tracy S. Voorhees as head of the American Refugee and Rehabilitation Program for Hungary. The reproduced documents represent one...
Date Created1917-1918
Date Created1917-1919