December 18, 2014
NJ350 News
  • New Jersey Is Innovation

    Edison called this Laboratory Complex his Invention Factory...

  • New Jersey is Liberty

    The Old Barracks Museum is a state and national historic landmark that serves as an educational center for Colonial and American history.

  • New Jersey is Diversity

    New Jersey is Diversity. Red Bank jazz great William "Count" Basie's legacy of music embodies the wealth of talent New Jersey offers the world.

  • New Jersey is Liberty

    Morristown served as George Washington's headquarters for two different winter encampments during the Revolutionary War.

  • New Jersey is Diversity

    New Jersey's divserse landscape is home to the Howell Living History Farm.

  • New Jersey is Innovation

    The first condensed soup in America was developed in Camden in 1897.

  • New Jersey is Diversity

    Shorelines, farmlands, mountains, cities and suburbs. New Jersey offers a diversity of topography.

  • New Jersey is Innovation

    Demonstrating the spinning wheel at the Spirit of the Jersey's History Fair

  • New Jersey's Birthday at the State Capital, Trenton

    A visit from Simon Crowcroft, constable of St. Helier, Isle of Jersey and members of the Society of Colonial Wars

  • Make a Joyous Noise to Celebrate NJ350

    Members of the Neve Shalom Synagogue commemorate New Jersey's Anniversary

  • Announcing New Jersey's Anniversary

    Members of the Old Barracks Museum in Trenton fire a salute outside the NJ State House in honor of NJ350

  • Fourth Graders in Sayreville Celebrate NJ350

  • Girl Scouts in Ocean County Celebrate NJ's Birthday

  • Fifth Graders in Middlesex County Celebrate NJ350

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Sacrifice and Suffering at Jockey Hollow, 1779-1780

R. Veit photo

The story of the Continental Army’s winter cantonment at Morristown is a story of patriotism and sacrifice in the face of nearly insurmountable odds. For me, it is also a very personal story of a place that is crucial for understanding New Jersey’s history. The winter of 1779-1780 was the worst that anyone could remember. Between December and April, 28 ... Read More »

The New Jersey Turnpike: Fostering Innovation, Diversity, and Liberty for More than Fifty Years


The New Jersey Turnpike is one of the most heavily traveled highways in the United States. The southern terminus is in Salem County, one mile east of the Delaware Memorial Bridge, and the northern terminus is located at the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, Bergen County. Along the way, the Turnpike has advanced innovation, diversity, and liberty throughout the ... Read More »

Step Into New Jersey’s Past – Visit A Historic Site Today

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