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New Jersey
Princeton
Rockingham Historic Site
108 CR 518
MAIL: PO Box 496 Kingston NJ 08528
Princeton NJ 08540
Phone
Web Site
http://www.rockingham.net/
E-mail mailto:genesblues@aol.com
Alt Web http://www.state.nj.us/dep/forestry
Description CLOSED UNTIL LATE 2002 or EARLY 2003 Washington's last headquarters, house, museum, kitchen - presented as it was at the end of the Revolutionary War
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus President
Era 1710
Owner/Operator: NJ Dept of Parks & Forestry

Ramsey
Old Stone House Museum
538 Island Road
Ramsey NJ 07446
Phone 201 825-1126
Web Site
Description

Type of Resource House Museum

  New Jersey
  River Edge

  Bergen County Historical Society

  PO Box 55

  River Edge  NJ   07661    

  Phone   201 343-9492

  Web Site  http://www.bergencountyhistory.org/

  Description  local historical society owns 3 houses, Steuben house opens regularly, located in strategic Revolutionary War river crossing, later given to Baron von Steuben

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Group Identity   Dutch

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:          8/3/2005

  Roseland
  Harrison House
 
Eagle Rock Avenue
  PO Box 152
 
Roseland NJ 07068 
 
Phone  973 228-0742
  Web Site  http://www.roselandhistsocnj.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.roselandnj.org/History/society.htm
 
Description  originally built by a tanner, who operated his business on 7 acres there                         from 1824-1865
  
Type of Resource  House Museum
  
Primary Focus Local History
   Era
                   1824
 
Owner/Operator:  Roseland Historical Society
  New or Updated: 
07/16/2003 

  NJ

  Shrewsbury

  Allen House

  400 Sycamore

  Shrewsbury  NJ   07702    

  Phone 732 462-1466

  Web Site http://www.monmouth.com/~mcha/

  E-mail  mailto:mcha@monmouth.com

  Description  operated as tavern in second half of 18th century

  Type of Resource House Museum

  Building Type Tavern

  Era  1710

  Owner/Operator:  Monmouth County Historical Association

  New or Updated:  9/12/2006

  Smithville
  Smithville Mansion Complex
 
Jacksonville Road
  Smithville NJ  08201    
 
Phone  609 265-5068
 
Alt Phone  609 261-3780
 
Web Site  http://www.burlco.lib.nj.us/county/culturalheritage/
 
Alt Web  http://www.burlco.lib.nj.us/county/smithville/
 
Description  home of progressive woodworking and bicycling industrialist,
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Owner/Operator:  Friends of the Mansion at Smithville
  New or Updated:  07/17/2003 

   New Jersey
 
Somerset
  Hageman Farm
 
209 South Middlebush Road
  Somerset NJ  08873    
 
Phone  732 937-5708
  Web Site  http://www.themeadowsfoundation.org/hagemanpg.htm
 
Description  house & outbuildings expanded 160's - 70's, now used primarily for                         meetings & as a community arts center
  
Type of Resource    House Museum
  
Building Type  Farm
   Era
    1810
   Owner/Operator:
     The Meadows Foundation 
  
New or Updated:     07/18/2003

  Trenton
 
Watson House
 
151 Westcott Avenue
 
Trenton  NJ    08610    
 
Phone   609 888-2062
 
Web Site  http://www.njdar.org/facts.html
 
Description  headquarters of state Daughters of the American Revolution
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Era  1708
 
Owner/Operator:  NJDAR
 
New or Updated:    2/17/2004

  New Jersey

  Union

  Liberty Hall Foundation

  1003 Morris Avenue

  Union   NJ   07083    

  Phone  908 527-0400

  Web Site http://www.libertyhallnj.org/index.cfm

  E-mail  mailto:info@libertyhallnj.org

  Description  23 acre landscaped property home of the Livingstion/Keane family for

                    seven generations

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Industry /Profession Firefighting

  New or Updated:  4/7/2007

  Wall
 
Old Wall Historical Society
 
1701 New Bedford Road
 
PO Box 1203
 
Wall  NJ   07719    
 
Phone   732 974-1430
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.monmouth.com/~mcha3/hsdir.html
 
Description  Allgor-Barkalow Homestead Museum
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Era  1843
 
New or Updated:  2/18/2004

New Jersey
West Orange
Edison National Historic Site
Main Street
West Orange NJ 07052
Phone 973 736-0550
Web Site www.nps.gov/edis/glen.htm
Description
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Famous People

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