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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wednesday Tea and Tour at Historic Morven

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm
Historic Morven, 55 Stockton Street
Princeton, NJ 08540 United States
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Invite a friend (or a few!) to relax in the classic elegance of Morven’s Garden Room overlooking the Colonial Revival garden. Tea at the home of Richard Stockton and his poet wife, Annis Boudinot Stockton,  includes tea sandwiches, scones, and an assortment of fresh fruit and sweets. Four generations of Stocktons lived at Morven before it was sold to Robert Wood Johnson in the early 20th century. It later became the official home to five New Jersey governors. A docent-led…

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Proprietary House tours

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Proprietary House, 149 Kearny Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ United States
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Visit the nation's only remaining original Royal Governor's mansion, right here in New Jersey! Completed in 1764, the Proprietary House in Perth Amboy served as home to New Jersey's last Royal Governor, William Franklin. In the years to follow, it was the site of Franklin's arrest by Patriot forces and later became a stylish hotel, a retirement home, a boarding house and, now, a museum. A true survivor, this building has seen war and peace, fire and storms, neglect and…

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ARRTOSJ Presents “Thomas Paine: Architect of Cooperative Individualism”

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 7:15 pm
Voorhees Branch Camden County Library, 203 Laurel Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043

The American Revolution Round Table of South Jersey (ARRTOSJ) will have their next meeting on April 25, in Meeting Rm. C at 7:15 in the Voorhees branch of the Camden County Library. Please note that the meeting time has been moved up so business can be discussed before the presentation. Please RSVP if you plan to attend, so they have enough chairs for everyone. Ed Dodson will make a powerpoint-based presentation titled, "Thomas Paine: Architect of Cooperative Individualism." It covers…

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BCHS Lecture Series- Of Skull, Severed Heads and Skeletons: Battlefield Clean-up during the American War of Independence

Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Steuben House at New Bridge Landing, 1209 Main Street
River Edge, NJ 07661 United States
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BCHS Lecture Series Thursday, April 26, 2018 - Dr. Robert A. Selig, Ph.D. - Of Skull, Severed Heads and Skeletons: Battlefield Clean-up during the American War of Independence Battlefield clean-up is a topic rarely covered yet following almost any military engagement, there are corpses to dispose of. Who does that? Can we tell who buried whom? When? Hours, days, months later? Where? In graves? Crevices? Lakes? Naked or dressed? Officers and other ranks together? Do they remain in the ground?…

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Historic Somers Mansion Open House

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Sunday, December 30, 2018

Somers Mansion, 1000 Shore Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
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This historic site is usually open on Saturdays and Sundays from 9am to 3:30pm. It is recommended that you call 609-927-2212 to confirm hours before visiting. As per the Col. Richard Somers Chapter of the SAR, the Somers Mansion, situated on Shore Road in Somers Point, NJ, is the oldest house in Atlantic County. It was built about 1725 by Richard Somers, oldest son of John Somers. John Somers was born in 1640 in Worcestershire, England where his family had…

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Spring Open House at the Historic Van Nest Hoff Vannatta Farmstead

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

April 28- Spring Open House at the Historic Van Nest Hoff Vannatta Farmstead Enjoy: - Fiber Arts Demonstrations - Children's Activities - Visit With Spruce Run State Park Naturalist - Open Hearth Cooking in the Summer Kitchen - War Re-Enactors and more! **Admission is free For more information click here. Location: 3026 Belvidere Road, Harmony Township, NJ 08865 The Van Nest-Hoff-Vannatta Farmstead is located on a seven-acre property in Harmony Township, Warren County, New Jersey. The property, which lies along County…

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Northwest Bergen History Coalition Annual History Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hermitage, 335 North Franklin Turnpike
Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423 United States
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More details to come! Tour 10 Northwest Bergen Museums with ONE ticket! Museums: The Hermitage, Ho-Ho-Kus Waldwick Signal Tower Van Allen House, Oakland The Mahwah Museum & the Old Station Museum, Mahwah The John Fell House, Allendale The Old Stone House, Ramsey The Zabriskie House, Wyckoff The Schoolhouse Museum, Ridgewood The Museum at the Station, Glen Rock Hopper-Goetschius House Museum, Upper Saddle River For more information click here.

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8th Annual NW Bergen History Day

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mahwah Museum, 201 Franklin Turnpike
Mahwah, NJ 07620
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The towns in NW Bergen County were settled in the 18th century by immigrants from countries in Europe and Africa. Today, we have immigrants from all over the world. Come see how they impacted the towns where they settled and how they enrich us today. The railroad came to NW Bergen in the mid-19th century, bringing with it, jobs, prosperity and immigrants. Come see how trains affected our towns, and the immigrants they brought here, worked on them, and then…

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Wool Days Spring Festival

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until Sunday, April 29, 2018

Holmes-Hendrickson House, 62 Longstreet Road NJ United States + Google Map

Become a part of 18th century farm life during our popular Wool Days celebration at  Holmes-Hendrickson House. From 12pm-3pm activities include spinning and weaving demonstrations, indigo dyeing and perusing the Craft Fair featuring a variety of local artisans. Free and open to the public. For more information click here. Saturday, April 28 & Sunday, April 29 12 pm- 3 pm Holmes Hendrickson House 62 Longstreet Road Homdel, NJ 07732

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Corn into Cornmeal Demonstrations at the Grist Mill at Historic Walnford

Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until Sunday, November 25, 2018

Historic Walnford, 62 Walnford Road
Upper Freehold,, 08501 United States
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More than Run of the Mill Corn transformed to cornmeal in Waln's Mill is far from ordinary, it is a multi-sensory experience that combines history, agriculture and cutting edge (pun intended) technology. Demonstrations every weekend starting April 7 through Nov. 25. For more information click here. Picturesque after a snowfall, full of fascinating history throughout the year, any day is a great time to visit this wonderful historic Walnford and learn more about the Waln family and the evolution of…

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