By Maxine Lurie (ed.)
A brand new Jersey vintage involves lifestyles once again, and it really is larger than ever . . . "This first-class choice of essays covers the sweep of latest Jersey heritage from the colonial, proprietary period to the new politics of Mount Laurel. It brings jointly many of the most interesting writing at the country, and increases questions proper to significant issues in American heritage extra normally. Maxine N. Lurie has supplied a superb introductory essay to contextualize every bit within the assortment, and every essay additionally comes with feedback for additional interpreting at the topic." -Paul G. E. Clemens, historical past division, Rutgers collage compliment for the earlier variation . . . "An totally fantastic assortment in each point, this covers the entire chronological and topical bases with extraordinary comprehensiveness. Contributions will not be basically acceptable to the aim of the e-book; they've got the extra advantage of being very major items of scholarship all alone, not just within the historical past of latest Jersey yet in American background regularly. . . . Lurie's illuminating headnotes for every article, which come with not just wise interpretive insights but in addition bibliographical references, set this publication considerably apart." -Douglas Greenberg, Dean of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers collage MAXINE N. LURIE is a professor of heritage at Seton corridor collage. She is the writer of a few articles and booklet chapters on early American and New Jersey historical past, the editor of the 1st version of this anthology, and the coeditor of the Encyclopedia of recent Jersey and Mapping New Jersey (all Rutgers college Press).
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Cincinnati, Ohio, and Milwaukee, Wisconsin; one, originally called Jersey Homesteads, was placed in South Jersey. The community initially attracted Jewish residents and socialists from New York City, mostly garment workers, who wished to live in a rural cooperative environment. Plans called for a selfcontained community with a factory, a farm, and homes. Houses were little cinderblock affairs built quickly (though not inexpensively as intended). 70 By 1938, although prosperity had not entirely returned to the nation or state, the New Deal began to run out of steam.
1941). 35. , 1996); Susan Hirsch, Roots of the American Working Class: The Industrial Crafts in Newark, 1800–1860 (Philadelphia, 1978); Levi R. , 1882); Kim Voss, 30 / Maxine N. , 1993); Paul E. Johnson, Sam Patch, The Famous Jumper (New York, 2003). 36. Richard P. McCormick, “Party Formation in the Jacksonian Era,” Proc. NJHS 83 (1965): 161–173; Richard P. , 1982); Peter D. Levine, “The Rise of Mass Parties and the Problem of Organization: New Jersey, 1829– 1844,” NJH 91 (1973): 91–107; Peter D.
58. , 1965); the quote appears on 210. Douglas V. Shaw, The Making of an Immigrant City: Ethnic and Cultural Conﬂict in Jersey City, New Jersey, 1850–1877 (New York, 1976); Douglas V. , 1994) For an example of religion and related conﬂict see Samuel T. McSeveney, “Religious Conﬂict, Party Politics, and Public Policy in New Jersey, 1874–75,” NJH 110 (1992):18–44. 59. Hubert G. , 1973). Paul G. E. , 1992), summarizes changes in agriculture and industry over time. 60. John T. Cunningham, “Games People Played: Sports in New Jersey History,” NJH 103 (1985): 1–31; Foster Rhea Dulles, America Learns to Play (New York, 1940); Donald J.