Poster Design by Tina McGill

March 20,2016 - December 18,2016
FARM & HOME
Exploring our agrarian roots
with artifacts from the 18th and 19th centuries
Curator: Joy Simmen Hamburger
with Dacey Latham and Vicky Herbert

Press
The Record
October 30, 2016
"'Farm & Home' exhibit in Ridgewood
explores how our forebears lived"
View Article
August 7, 2016
"How your great-great-grandparents
farmed and cooked in North Jersey"  
View Article

 


Poster Design by Geri Dawes

March 8 to July 26, 2015
Hemlines
An exhibit of women’s fashions
from 1900 to 1969
Designed by Sheila Brogan, Vicky Herbert and Bari Falese


Poster Design by Geri Dawes

March through December 2014
A Community's Journey
Celebrating New Jersey's 350th anniversary using the
concepts of diversity, innovation, and liberty.
Designed by Sheila Brogan, Bari Falese, Vicky Herbert and Roberta Sonenfeld


Poster Design by Tina McGill

October 14, 2012 - July 28, 2013
The Collection
An exhibit celebrating 60 years of preservation efforts 
showcasing the best of our artifacts.
Designed by Sheila Brogan, Vicky Herbert and Dacey Latham


Poster Design by Tina McGill

October 2, 2011 - July 29, 2012
Civil War Years 1861-1865
At Home and on the Battlefield
An exhibition examining the lives of American citizens and soldiers
through artifacts from the collection of the Ridgewood Historical Society.
Curator: Joy Simmen Hamburger


Poster Design by Tina McGill

October 10, 2010 - July 24, 2011
The Schoolhouse Years
During the 19th Century
An exhibition exploring childhood and the role of the one room schoolhouse during the 19th century and the dawn of the 20th century through objects and artifacts of the Ridgewood Historical Society’s rare collection of photographs, school supplies, children’s clothing, games, toys and dolls.
Curator: Joy Simmen Hamburger


Poster Design by Tina McGill

October 11, 2009 - July 25, 2010
Road to Revolution
Paramus Valley in the 18th Century
Exploring a century of peace, war and independence through rare artifacts of the Lenape,early Dutch settlers, George Washington and the Continental Army in the area now known as Ridgewood.
Curator: Joy Simmen Hamburger

 

 


Poster Design by Tina McGill

March 29, 2009 to July 26, 2009

An Age of Elegance
Weddings from Ridgewood's Past
Explore the social rituals of love and marriage
from the 18th century through the early 20th century.
Curator: Joy Simmen Hamburger

 


Poster Design by Tina McGill

September 6, 2008 to February 9, 2009
From Belfast to Brooklawn
The story of the Boyd family’s life in Ridgewood at the dawn of the 20th century brought to life through decorative art objects, letters, photographs and personal effects.
Guest curator: Colette Marvin of the Smithsonian Associates