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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 Created1805
DescriptionCopy of original English charter, made at the time of the incorporation of the Associates of the Jersey Company - the body which would found Jersey City. In the 1688 Charter, the new English Governor...
Time PeriodExpansion and Reform (1801-1861), Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
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Date Created1944
DescriptionPaul (Paolo) LaTorraca emigrated from Naples, Italy, on the Calabria vessel, and arrived at Brooklyn's Pier 29 in New York City, on May 15, 1908. He settled in Newark, New Jersey, where his...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1935
DescriptionThe press release announces the approval of "the budget and progress schedule for Jersey Homesteads" by Secretary of the Interior Ickes. Jersey Homesteads (later Roosevelt) was established in the...
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Date Created1864
DescriptionThe Inferior Court of Common Pleas at Freehold was directed every spring session to set the price rates for liquors, food, lodging, provender, and stabling or pasturing of horses for every licensed...
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Date Created1953
DescriptionThis is a report on a self-survey of the Housing Committee in the early 1950s. This report demonstrates the problems within the African American community in Trenton, New Jersey, including real...
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AuthorKovacs, Magdalane
Date Created1928
DescriptionThis May 15, 1928, Record of Report of Birth from the Bureau of Statistics, State of New Jersey, records the May 4, 1928, birth statistics of Helen Rubnyik. She was born to 38-year-old Bene and...
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Date Created1921
DescriptionDepartment of Commerce, Bureau of the Census Report, dated July 13, 1924, reporting on the "Population of New Brunswick, New Jersey, by sex, color or race, age, and country of birth for the...
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Date Created1928
DescriptionWorking as a midwife, Magdalene Kovacs delivered many infants in New Brunswick in the 1920s. Here she records the birth of William Kovacs, whose parents had emigrated from Hungary.
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Date Created1924
DescriptionWorking as a midwife, Magdalene Kovacs delivered many infants in New Brunswick in the 1920s. Here she records the birth of Barberina Bonaface, whose parents had emigrated from Europe.