When:
October 8, 2022 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
2022-10-08T10:00:00-04:00
2022-10-08T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
Abraham Staats House
17 von Steuben Lane
South Bound Brook
NJ 08880
Cost:
Free
Contact:
(732) 369-3583

Please join us for …

“Journey Through the Past” 2022!

Free Program

Saturday, Oct. 8:  10AM ~ 5PM  &  Sunday, Oct. 9:  Noon ~ 4PM

Abraham Staats House, 17 von Steuben Lane,

South Bound Brook, 08880

The Abraham Staats House Presents Dana Bala:  Boots on the Ground: March Through History”

Dana Bala

Dana Bala explains how to find your ancestor’s military service records.  She will use military records and sources from the Revolutionary War through WWII to show you the information available in these records and sources to help you complete your military genealogical research “on the double.”  …

… Dana will also provide many sources and links to assist you on your research mission.  Jackie Lubinski, genealogist of the Somerset County Historical Society will be on hand to help you get started.

Saturday Only / Book Signing: Author and Historian Robert A. Mayers will join us for purchases and personal signings of his newest book, “Middlebrook: The Revolutionary War Campground That Saved America” and answer your questions on Middlebrook.

Made possible by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and  The New Jersey State Historical Commission

 “Journey Through the Past” Activities at the Abraham Staats House:  

** Dana Bala ~ “Boots on the Ground: March Through History” program

** Jackie Lubinski, genealogist of the Somerset County Historical Society

** Robert A. Mayers, Author and Historian Book Signing

** 15-minute guided tours – (limit 6 per group, reserve upon arriving); Exhibits

Somerset County Cultural & Heritage CommissionSomerset County’s annual “Journey Through the Past” is an initiative of the Somerset County Board of County Commissioners and the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission in collaboration with many county-wide local historical organizations and commissions and other county organizations.  Visit the website for details:  https://www.co.somerset.nj.us/government/public-works/cultural-heritage/weekend-journey

 

Friends of Abraham Staats House Logo

The Friends of Abraham Staats House, Inc.,

17 von Steuben Lane, South Bound Brook, NJ 08880

E-mail: info@staatshouse.org Website: www.staatshouse.org Tel: 732-369-3583

Please allow a two-week notice for accessibility and assistive services requests. We are guided by current COVID recommendations and ask that our visitors be guided by the same.   The Friends of Abraham Staats House, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.