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Date Created1946
DescriptionNewspaper article praising the success of A.A. Adams, owner of Old Newark Theater, and the Paramount.
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
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Date Created1950-1959
DescriptionAngelina Halamandaris, first Greek American women to attend and graduate from Newark College of Engineering as a chemical engineer, c. 1950's. Courtesy of Angelina Halamandaris Aretakis
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
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AuthorAtwood, Jr., Wallace W; Trytten, M.H.
Date Created1957
DescriptionAfter the Soviets suppressed the Revolution in Hungary in 1956, approximately 200,000 Hungarians fled the country. Many Hungarian refugees came to New Jersey, some of whom were housed at Camp Kilmer,...
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Date Created1960-1969
DescriptionIn this press release, the New Jersey Committee for Modernization of U.S. Immigration Law expresses its belief that the immigration laws of the time were too restrictive and outdated. After outlining...
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AuthorNelson, William
Date Created1912
DescriptionDiscussion of the naming practices of Dutch immigrants, with examples from those who settled throughout New Jersey. Challenges in deciphering how spellings changed over time, and patronymics versus...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
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Date Created1620
DescriptionPhotograph of contemporary portrait by Frans Hals of Cornelius Van Vorst, pioneering Dutch settler of the New Netherland colony. Both he and his descendants played a prominent part in the history of...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Many Worlds Meet (to 1620)
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AuthorVan Winkle, Daniel
Date Created1924
DescriptionHistory of the Bergen Reformed Church, from its founding in 1660 through the end of the 1800s. Begins with establishment of Dutch colony, rich in detail and anecdotes including economic details such...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
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Date Created1976
DescriptionThis is the introduction to the papers presented at the 8th Annual New Jersey History Symposium in December, 1976. It provides a brief history and general statistical information regarding ehtnicity...
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Date Created1944
DescriptionArticle written in the Home News Tribune listing Private First Class Kenneth S. Latham as killed in action in 1944.
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1944
DescriptionArticle written in the Home News Tribune listing Private First Class Kenneth S. Latham as Missing In Action 1944.
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)