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Newly Formed American Revolution Round Table of South Jersey Presents “Thomas Paine: Architect of Cooperative Individualism”

The newly formed American Revolution Round Table of South Jersey (ARRTOSJ) will hold their next meeting on April 25th at the Voorhees branch of the Camden County Library. Ed Dodson will make a powerpoint-based presentation titled, “Thomas Paine: Architect of Cooperative Individualism.” It covers the essentials of Paine’s life and the key principles embraced in […]

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Postcard History Series: High Bridge- May 1

Join the Hackettstown Historical Society on May 1st for a special presentation by author, William Honachefsky Jr. on his book, “Postcard History Series: High Bridge.” Honachefsky Jr. has been a passionate advocate for New Jersey’s natural environment and historic heritage and has served on numerous State, County, Municipal and non-profit boards and commissions for the […]

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Crossroads’ Spring Conference- The Art of Period Trades and Crafts- May 3, 2018

“THE ART OF PERIOD TRADES AND CRAFTS” REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Crossroads is excited to partner with Middlesex County Office of Arts and History, Division of Historic Sites and History Services to bring you our 2018 spring Heritage Partner Professional Development Conference, “The Art of Period Trades and Crafts,” on Thursday, May 3 at 10am at East Jersey […]

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Crossroads’ Rev. Neighbor, Jacob Francis Focus of New Article By Larry Kidder

Crossroads’ Revolutionary Neighbor, Jacob Francis is the focus of a new article just published in the Journal of the American Revolution. “The American Revolution of Private Jacob Francis,” by author and historian Larry Kidder, gives an in depth look at the life of this Hunterdon County Private and highlights his  navigation “through the changing rights […]

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2018 New Jersey History & Historic Preservation Conference- June 7 & 8

The New Jersey Historic Preservation Office will host its annual New Jersey History and Historic Preservation Conference at Passaic County College in Paterson, NJ on June 7 & 8. This year’s conference focuses on “Building a Place for History,” featuring two days of workshops in the place Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park calls home. Registration […]

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Art of Period Dress featured on MeTV, Crossroads Video

The magic of using authentic clothing to transform 21st century historians to realistic 18th century New Jerseyans was captured on video this fall at Crossroads’ fall conference, the Art of Period Dress. Dozens of historical interpreters participated in hands on workshops with professionals including  Rebecca Fifield, Head of Collection Management for the Special Collections at The New […]

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