Tag Archives: Paterson

Labor Day in Paterson

The Great Falls Festival Continue reading

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A Day By the Falls

Paterson’s Great Falls Historic District, some photos and some history Continue reading

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Paterson Art Walk 2015

21st century art in a 19th century frame Continue reading

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How the Other Half Lived: Lambert Castle

Lambert Castle, originally called Belle Vista, was built by Catholina Lambert, owner of one of the mills targeted by the 1913 strikers. Continue reading

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Descendants of the Silk Strike: Two Book Reviews

Reviews of books by two authors whose grandparents lived through the Paterson Silk Strike. Continue reading

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On a Street Once Lined with Striking Silk Workers

On a quiet residential street in Haledon, N.J., one house stands out from its neighbors. It is taller, more stately, and much older. And it is a national landmark because of its role in the history of the American labor … Continue reading

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The View From Garrett Mountain

 

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Teck’s Mural — The Finished Work

In my earlier post of photos from the Paterson Art Walk, I had a photo of this mural being spray painted by Teck. Here now is the finished work. It is in Overlook Park. If you are visiting the Great … Continue reading

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Growing Up in the 50’s: Ode to the Y

I was probably about six the first time I was sent to a summer day camp. I was enrolled in a place called Camp Belle in Totowa. It was at an open piece of land where there was a pretty … Continue reading

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Paterson Art Walk 2014

 

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