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The Encyclopedia of recent Jersey is the main wide reference paintings ever released at the backyard nation. The Encyclopedia includes approximately 3,000 unique articles, besides 585 illustrations and one hundred thirty maps, amassing a wealth of data concerning the country in a single quantity. The Encyclopedia is full of interesting and engaging entries starting from New Jersey's earliest background to the current. For example-Did you recognize that New Jersey was divided into parts-East Jersey and West Jersey? That streptomycin used to be first remoted at Rutgers college? Or that the 1st vote forged by way of an African American lower than the 15th modification used to be in Perth Amboy? How approximately that New Jersey was once the positioning of the 1st intercollegiate soccer video game? those proof, and millions extra, are available within the pages of the Encyclopedia of latest Jersey. This quantity will give you the solutions to questions on New Jersey that you simply by no means even knew you had! even if you're only perusing the pages or are gaining knowledge of a specific topic, the Encyclopedia of latest Jersey is your definitive resource for info at the backyard nation, overlaying a extensive diversity of topic parts, together with: * structure, ornamental arts, portray, and sculpture * Biographies * enterprise and economics * Communications and media * schooling * Ethnicity * Folklore, museums, and theater * Geography * historical past * executive, legislation, politics, and public coverage * Literature * drugs and overall healthiness * Municipalities and counties * activity and activities * faith * technological know-how and know-how * Transportation * and lots of extra topics

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Members serve threeyear terms, and are appointed by the governor with the consent of the senate. The commission was first established in  as the Governor’s Commission on the Status of Women, with Doris Hubatka, former president of the New Jersey Business and Professional Women’s Clubs, elected as the first chair. It was later subsumed under the Division on Women, Department of Community Affairs, with passage of the Division on Women Act of . New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Programs Book, –.

Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of New-Jersey Relative to the Manumission of Negroes and Others Holden in Bondage. Burlington: Isaac Neale, . Hodges, Graham Russell. Slavery and Freedom in the Rural North: African Americans in Monmouth County, New Jersey, –. Madison, WI: Madison House, . Scott D. Peters Abraham Clark House. Built in , this dwelling in Roselle Borough is a replica of the home of Abraham Clark, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. The original farmhouse was destroyed by fire at the turn of the twentieth century.

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