Tag: New Jersey

Belcher Ogden Mansion in NJ – where the British almost caught Gen. Washington but spoiled a wedding instead

*Note: The language below may be a little antiquated because they are excerpts and transcriptions from a the book  –Transcription from Historic Houses of New Jersey By Weymer Jay Mills .J. B. Lippincott Company – written in  1902 The Belcher Mansion … Read More

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Amazing historical photos of workers and people at opening of 1930s Garment Plant in New Jersey

Hightstown, New Jersey – The Opening of the Garment Plant (Continued from Hightstown, New Jersey – Moving day and a surprise statue) “The central idea back of Jersey Homesteads was co-operation. M. L. Wilson stated that the “pattern of the … Read More

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Did you know that the Ford Mansion stands close to Mt. Vernon in historic importance. [Great pictures, film and story]

The house best known in Morristown, and to all students of history throughout the State of New Jersery and country at large, is the carefully preserved Ford Mansion. *Note: Some of the language below may be a little antiquated because … Read More

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Interesting story about President George Washington General Greene’s wife – Van Veghten House [pictures]

*Note: Some of the language below may be a little antiquated because its excerpts and transcriptions from a the book -Transcription from Historic Houses of New Jersey By Weymer Jay Mills .J. B. Lippincott Company – written in 1902 = … Read More

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