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Date Created1939
DescriptionJersey Homesteads was established in the 1930s as an agro-industrial cooperative community. It was established specifically for urban, Jewish garment workers, many of whom had emigrated from Europe. ...
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Date Created1936-11
DescriptionThe photograph depicts a scene in the first cooperative store in Jersey Homesteads run by Nathan Dubin. Source: Farm Security Administration, Office of War Information Photograph Collection, Library...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1936-11
DescriptionThe homesteaders have their own kosher meat shop and grocery, which they expect to enlarge as the colony grows. This picture shows the manager, Nathan Dubin, doing a flourishing business in his...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1936-06
DescriptionPotato field where the farm members of this resettled group have the second best crop in the three leading potato counties, according to estimates of the New Jersey Agricultural State College. Source:...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
22
Date Created1967, 1967
DescriptionYoung man and rabbis at a ceremony of a barmitzvah.
Time PeriodPostwar years (1945-1970)
23
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)
24
Date Created1941
DescriptionJersey Homesteads (later the Borough of Roosevelt) was established in the 1930s as an agro-industrial cooperative community. It was established specifically for urban, Jewish garment workers, many of...
25
Date Created1980, 1980
DescriptionTwo men and one woman sit in lawn chairs in front of a ranch style house with number 27 on the front door, talking to a younger man sitting on a motorcycle.
Time PeriodContemporary America (1968-present)
26
Date Created1936-06
DescriptionThe photograph depicts men working in the potato field at Jersey Homesteads, one of the crops on the farm of four hundred and fourteen acres. Source: Farm Security Administration, Office of War...
Time PeriodThe Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)
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Date Created1973-07-04
DescriptionRoosevelt Fire Co. No. 1 in the Fourth of July parade.
Time PeriodContemporary America (1968-present)