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Sussex County Historical Society - NJ

Whether you are new to Sussex County or claim kin from generations ago, the Sussex County Historical Society invites you to visit our museum and research area located in the beautiful Hill Memorial building.
Sussex County  Historical Society - NJ
Sussex County Historical Society - NJ
Senior Girl Scout Troop #5688 joined us yesterday....such a wonderful group to work with! Here are some pictures taken by their leader, Michelle Franzone...thank you for sharing!!
Sussex County  Historical Society - NJ
Sussex County Historical Society - NJ
Thank you to everyone who supported today's Memorial Program honoring 27 of our local Civil War Veterans! I am attaching some pictures taken by Jeff Kaplan.
Sussex County  Historical Society - NJ
Sussex County Historical Society - NJ
Grass is cut and trimmed....yellow ribbons are on our Civil War Veterans' graves...the Old Newton Burial Ground, Black Cemetery and Old St. Joseph Cemetery are ready for our Spring Memorial Program on May 14th (rain date May 15th)...now we just need a little cooperation from Mother Nature.
Sussex County  Historical Society - NJ
Sussex County Historical Society - NJ
#TombstoneTuesday: Reminder - The Spring Memorial Program honoring 27 local American Civil War Veterans is Saturday, May 14th at 10:00 (rain date May 15th), at the Old Newton Burial Ground. We hope to see you there!
Additionally, American Legion Post #86 will be holding a Poppy Drive just outside the mail gate...please consider helping with this worthy cause. Thank you!
Check back next week for another #tombstonetuesday.