is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of
by presenting and interpreting the history, culture and lives of ordinary people
through educational programs, through preservation and stewardship of our collection,
and through exhibition and demonstration of the trades and crafts practiced
in New Jersey from its earliest settlement.
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|New Exhibit Opens February 25, 2014 Closes February 13, 2015|
|The American Revolution in New Jersey:|
|Where the Battlefront Meets the Homefront|
|New Jersey spent much
of the American Revolution as a theater of war.
This exhibit explores the rarely
told story of New Jersey’s farmers, women and tradesmen and their actions during the war. Topics discussed include
the local civil wars that erupted between revolutionaries and
loyalists, the multiple roles that women took on as their men went off
to war, and how civilian life was affected by the regular presence of
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