September 30, 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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Sounds of New Jersey

Wagenblast Photo

When we think of New Jersey it’s often images that flash through our minds: the painting of Washington crossing the Delaware River, Thomas Edison holding a light bulb, or something more contemporary and personal such as lying on the beach or skiing down a mountain. But what about how the state sounds? On July 4, 2013, I began a project ... Read More »

Reflections on the Hindenburg Disaster


Alas, I never saw the airship Hindenburg, for it exploded on May 6, 1937 in Lakehurst, NJ, two years before I was born. But as a high school student in Brookline, Massachusetts from 1953 to 1957, I used to explore the old rotogravure photo sections common to most newspapers at that time. I found a spread of photos dealing with ... Read More »

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

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