Bordentown Library Association

1890-1899

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Title: BMI Close of Year Postcard 1890
Topic: Schools
Format: Postcards
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This was a postcard found by Chuck Pesce showing the closing of the school year information for BMI in 1890, when the final examinations would occur, followed by musical entertainment and the annual exhibition drill.
Title: Bordentown Military Institute
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This military school was located on Park Street on the site where now exists condominiums. The school later moved to Massachusetts. The original building burned.. (Courtesy of Rick Ellis)
Title: Box 4 of the lock system on the canal
Topic: Transportation
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This photograph depicts on the locks on the canal of the Delaware River's canal system.
Title: Davis House
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: Located where Bottom Dollar grocery store has been built.
Title: Eagle Shirt Factory
Topic: Business
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: Possibly the site of the current Ocean Spray Factory.
Title: Hilltop home
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1880-1889
Description:
Title: Original Clara Barton School (Bordentown Public School #1)
Topic: Schools
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: Located on Crosswicks Street
Title: Sholl Milk Deposit
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This photo is from around 1890.
Title: St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
Topic: Churches
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This is a view of St. Mary's Roman Catholic church on Crosswicks Street, Bordentown, NJ, prior to being paved, showing a cow in the middle of the street.
Title: Sunday at the Locks
Topic: Transportation
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This was taken of the locks in the canal in Bordentown, 1889.
Title: The Shipps Family document
Topic: People
Format: Other
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description:
Title: Third & Bank Streets at the Hilltop Park
Topic: Other
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: A view of the river, the train tracks, and the staircase leading from the Hilltop Park down to the river bank.
Title: Union Steam Forge
Topic: Business
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This factory was located in Fieldsboro, White Hill Station
Title: Unknown building
Topic: Buildings
Format: Photographs
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: No reference for this building or its location
Title: View of Farnsworth Avenue
Topic: Buildings
Format: Postcards
Time Period: 1890-1899
Description: This is a vintage postcard of the olden days of Farnsworth Ave.. (Courtesy of Rick Ellis)
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