Historical Beachwood, NJ

This is a review of the Beachwood Historical Alliance. In 1921, BEACHWOOD CELEBRATED SIX YEARS OF GROWTH This article from the April 2nd, 1921 edition of the New York Tribune, paints a picture of the founding homeowners celebrating six years of prosperity in Beachwood during a dinner at the Robert Treat Hotel in Newark. Note […]

Washington DC – History and Fun

Visiting Washington D.C. can be a very exciting and fun experience. The Smithsonian museums are favorites for parents and children of all ages (and parents have free admission). The National Air & Space Museum (Independence Avenue at 4th Street) offers the largest collection of air and spacecraft in the world. Preferred locations are the original […]

The history of Flowerdew

The history of Flowerdew is told best through the words of those people who lived there. They recorded their everyday lives in letters and diaries. Census records, estate sale inventories, maps, deeds and will provide detailed information on land usage, building construction, and personal possessions. Prehistoric: Original Inhabitants Archaeological evidence indicates that American Indians occupied […]