Revolutionary News

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New Jersey Cemeteries and Tombstones: History in the Landscape- Oct. 23

As Halloween approaches, the Woodbridge Historical Association monthly meeting on Monday, October 23, will focus on New Jersey Cemeteries and Tombstones with speaker Mark Nonesteid of the Middlesex County Office of Culture and Heritage. His discussion describes the cultural history of New Jersey’s historic cemeteries and burial grounds from the 17th century to the dawn […]

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18th Century Field Day & Annual Jonas Cattell Run at Red Bank Battlefield- Oct. 22

Enjoy battle reenactments, colonial demonstrators, vendors, food, and fun! Learn about the Battle of Red Bank and why New Jersey is called “The Crossroads of the American Revolution.” Tour the Whitall House and visit with our hearth cookers preparing delicious fall-inspired food. Take in a spectacular sword fight and enjoy a colonial magic show. Cheer […]

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WCPA-NJ to Host Revolutionary War Weekend at the Park

The Washington Crossing Park Association will hold a Revolutionary War Weekend, October 14-15, as a regional program to highlight colonial life in America, American Revolutionary War history, and the heritage of the Washington Crossing State Park.  It will also serve as a way to showcase the natural and environmental importance of the area. It will […]

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Crossroads’ Fall Conference- The Art of Period Dress- November 17 & 18

“THE ART OF PERIOD DRESS PART 2” REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Crossroads is excited to once again partner with the Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission to bring you our 2017 Fall Heritage Partner Professional Development Conference, “The Art of Period Dress Part 2,” on Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18 at 10am at the Prallsville Mills in Stockton, […]

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Middlesex County’s Uncommon History Podcast of the Month- Elizabeth Franklin

Immerse yourself in Colonial/Revolutionary War, Military and Social History through Middlesex County’s Podcast Series, “Uncommon History.” These FREE podcasts are available for listening and focus on unique and sometimes unknown New Jersey history. UnCommon History podcasts are made possible by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Office of Cultural and Heritage and the New Jersey Historical Commission, […]

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