Bordentown Library Association

1850-1859

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Title: Farnsworth Avenue in winter
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: Judging from the view, this photo was probably taken from upstairs in the corner bank, now The Vault Pizza restaurant. Submitted by Art Dubell
Title: Female college
Topic: Schools
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: This school for young women was located at Farnsworth Avenue and McKnight's Avenue.
Title: Front view of Princess Zenaide's residence
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: Zénaïde Laetitia Julie Bonaparte, Princess of Canino and Musignano (8 July 1801 – 8 August 1854) was the elder daughter of Joseph Bonaparte and Julie Clary, and the wife of Charles Lucien Bonaparte, who was also her cousin. She joined her father in his Bordentown, New Jersey exile for several years.
Title: Home of Commodore Charles Stewart
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: A photo of the home of Commodore Charles Stewart on the grounds of Johnstone Training and research (no longer standing). Given to Commodore Stewart by the state of NJ for valiant services in the War of 1812. His daughter, Delia, married Charles Parnell and their son, Charles Stewart Parnell, was leader of the Irish Independence movement.
Title: Murat Row
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: A photo of Murat Row, home of Joseph Bonaparte's nephew, Prince Murat, located on Park Street, Bordentown, NJ.
Title: Path from the forest leading from the Delaware River
Topic: Other
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description:
Title: Private Lake in Bonaparte Park
Topic: Other
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: The Bonaparte estate was located on Park Street.
Title: View of the Hill Top Park
Topic: Other
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: This park is located at the hilltop overlooking the Delaware River. The park connects Farnsworth Avenue with Prince Street.
Title: View on the Delaware River
Topic: Other
Format: Postcards
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description:
Title: Walnut Street Fire House
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1850-1859
Description: The Walnut Street Fire House, presently the art gallery.
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