Monthly Archives: January 2013

Save the Clock Tower! – Hungarians in Franklin

Hungarian immigrants have been part of Franklin since its inception in the early 1900’s. Many flocked to this small corner of northern New Jersey to work in the zinc mines of Franklin Furnace. In 1913 Franklin was officially recognized as … Continue reading

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About Ms. Hamilton

Ms. Hamilton is a longtime New Jersey resident and a veteran of the U.S. Army. She attended Katharine Gibbs College, formerly located in Montclair, New Jersey, where she completed the Paralegal Studies Certification Program. She is also a State of … Continue reading

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About April-Chrystal Holmes

Hello, readers! I’m April-Chrystal, a born and raised New Jerseyan, with a sense for adventure and a love for history and communication. I’ve traveled all over the world and emerged myself in several cultures, including a Study Abroad semester in … Continue reading

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Nat

Hello. My name is Nat. I have been part of the History Honor Society since 2009.I am a second generation Italian and Tartar-Russian American who knows three languages: Spanish, Russian, and French. My interest in history started out at the … Continue reading

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Steve Sandor

Steve Sandor Steve has been working as a K-8 teacher Franklin, NJ since 2003. He is currently teaching 5th grade Language Arts through the lenses of social studies and science. From 2006 to 2011, Steve developed and implemented a school-wide … Continue reading

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Kathleen Olivieri

Kathleen Olivieri is a graduate student at William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey pursuing her Master’s in History. She is a full-time paralegal at the Weinberger Law Group, LLC in Parsippany, New Jersey, a comprehensive New Jersey Family Law … Continue reading

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Kyle Gaffney

My name is Kyle Gaffney and I am currently a second-year masters degree candidate at William Paterson University. Though my specialty is diplomatic relations and the United States in the Middle East, I always have a soft spot for the … Continue reading

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