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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 […]

Middlesex County Culture Goes Mobile

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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Middlesex County’s Uncommon History Podcast of the Month- Oliver Cromwell

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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