It can be said that the two locations in Salem County, New Jersey that are actually part of the State of Delaware due to deeds dating back to colonial days

Lakehurst Tragedy

On May 6, 1937, the German Zeppelin Hindenburg burst into flames and crashed onto the airfield of Naval Air Station Lakehurst in New Jersey. Film cameras captured the disaster but

Which State?

It’s not visible to the naked eye. In fact, there isn’t even any hint anywhere on the westernmost edge of Salem County that two areas in this region have belonged

Plot Thickens…

For Ezekiel Hand, a Cumberland County mariner who had just captained an expedition to the West Indies aboard the schooner Charming Nancy, Christmas 1772 must have been a welcome relief

Ezekiel Hand

In the late 1940s, it seems that a project to record the maritime history of Cumberland County was begun by a Bridgeton resident. The endeavor, which the Vineland Historical Magazine


The popular TV show American Bandstand, which originated as a Philadelphia-based broadcast, attracted a significant number of television viewers during its four-decade run beginning in the 1950s by rating pop

Pandemic Art

As various artists, literary and otherwise, begin to offer fresh perspectives on a pandemic-laden world, the limited viewpoint resulting from quarantine and distancing is already widening. But, curiously enough, the

A Future Role

Earlier this century, it could be said that the fate of the Benjamin Cooper House, Camden’s Colonial landmark that had weathered the American Revolution, remained undetermined. Privately owned and no

A War Brewing

The Benjamin Cooper House, a former family residence that became a tavern serving travelers on the nearby ferry in Camden, will be the home of the American Revolution Museum of