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Date Created1962
DescriptionThis is a series of three photographs showing construction of a water tower at Philadelphia Avenue and Buerger Street in Egg Harbor City, NJ. The water tower replaced a standpipe located just behind...
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
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Date Created2006
DescriptionThe availability of fresh water was critical to the success of Ocean Grove. Named after a well dug by Abraham in the Old Testament, Beersheba Well was first drilled in 1870. On August 20, 1904 famed...
Time PeriodContemporary America (1968-present)
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Date Created1907
DescriptionThis Souvenier Postcard Collection, Egg Harbor City, NJ, is dated 1907. It is a series of eight postcards presented in a strip. It depicts various scenes of Egg Harbor City, NJ, including the gas...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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AuthorSchwartz, Joel
Date Created1997
DescriptionThe Development of New Jersey Society by Joel Schwartz. Number 10 in the New Jersey History Series. Published by the New Jersey Historical Commission.
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AuthorVreeland, Nicholas Garretson
Date Created1909
DescriptionHistory of one of the prominent families in Hudson County history. Begins with an overview of Netherlands history, then of the Dutch settlements on the west bank of the Hudson. Contrasts Dutch and...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
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Date Created1812
DescriptionAgreement of Freeholders of Township of Bergen to send John Van Horne and Peter Sip to Trenton for unspecified legal work, with signatures with subscribed amounts donated. Report on the actual...
Time PeriodExpansion and Reform (1801-1861)
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Date Created1934
DescriptionIn this letter, Boris Drasin expresses his interest in becoming a resident of Jersey Homesteads to Max Blitzer. Jersey Homesteads (later Roosevelt) was established in the 1930s as an agro-industrial...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1936
DescriptionIn this letter, Albert Einstein declines an invitation to attend a celebration at Jersey Homesteads. The letter is addressed to Boris Drasin. Jersey Homesteads (later Roosevelt) was established in the...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1935-1939
DescriptionJersey Homesteads (later Roosevelt) was established in the 1930s as an agro-industrial cooperative community. It was established specifically for urban Jewish garment workers, many of whom had...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1936
DescriptionJersey Homesteads (later Roosevelt) was established in the 1930s as an agro-industrial cooperative community. It was established specifically for urban Jewish garment workers, many of whom had...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)