Bloomfield Green Historic District Walking Tours
Wednesday, February 14, 1:30 PM
Saturday, February 17, 9:30 AM
NEW ADDITIONS to Our Web Site
1865 Map of Bloomfield and Belleville
This map shows Bloomfield before Montclair and Glen Ridge split off and Belleville before Nutley split off. The map includes pictures of prominent buildings at the time. Each of the house pictures have been digitally repaired and enhanced and are featured in our photo gallery: Bloomfield and Belleville, 1865
We are grateful to Adriana O'Toole for donating this mape to the Historical Society's collections.
|Warren Baldwin's home and store on Broad Street. This is where Gencarelli's Bakery is today.
|This was James Bartholomew's estate on Blomfield Avenue. Berkley Heights Park is in this location today.
|Residenced of Augustus T. Morris, Morris Place and Bay Avenue.
Charles Warren Eaton's Photos of Bloomfield
Photos by Charles Warren Eaton taken between approximately 1905 to 1915 of scenes in Bloomfield including photos of Eaton, his home and garden, Mills and mill ponds in Bloomfield (Diamond Paper Mill, Davey's Pond and Davey's Mill, and Oakes Pond and Oakes Mill), scenes along Third River and newly improved photos of the Morris Canal in Bloomfield.
|Charles Warren Eaton
|Garden in Eaton backyard
|Oakes Pond and Oakes Mill
Rev. Phraner's Photos of Palestine Mission Trip
In the early 1900s, Rev. Wilson Phraner took a Mission trip to Palestine. These are photos he took and made into Magic Lantern Slides that he used in his ministry at the Montgomery Mission Chapel in the Soho neighborhood in Belleville. These photos have been added to our Photo Gallery.
We also have collections of his photos from trips to Switzerland and Germany, Cuba and Alaska and, of course, his collection of photos of Bloomfield.
An Anecdotal History, Candid Observations, and Memories of Camp Pinelock, Once a Unique Bloomfield
Girl Scout Camp in Knowlton Township, Warren County, NJ (1946- 1961), by S. David Phraner
|Camp Pinelock Entrance Postcard
|Lake at Camp Pinelock Postcard
|Remaining Camp Pinelock building, 2021
90 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Soldier and Sailors Monument
on the Historic Green