Hello History Seekers!
I’m on the East Coast for two weeks, visiting family and also doing some family history research for clients. So I’m looking at local history in places like New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland, three states in which many of you San Diegans undoubtedly have roots in addition to myself. So today I’d like to offer a website for you to check out from New Jersey. It’s the website of the Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center in Millville, New Jersey. Millville is in southern New Jersey, an area that in addition to farming was at one time a center of glass production for the nation in the eighteenth and nineteenth century.
When you get to the home page, scroll down to the bottom where there’s a link to the Museum of American Glass for a little background. Then check out the rest of the site. Sample a little history from another part of the country!
Here’s the website: