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Hackensack, 1896: Click for Zoomable View


Historic Facts about Hackensack by George M. Scudder, Former Hackensack Historian
Fairmount - 1915
by George M. Scudder

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Hackensack's Grand Victorian Hotel by Eric Martindale
When Dinosaurs Walked in Bergen County by Eric Martindale
When the Hudson River Flowed Through Bergen County by Eric Martindale
Oritani, "Healthful Recreation" by by Natalie Galasso
Bergen County Ice Age by Eric Martindale
Preserving Bergen County History by Deanna Dempsey
The Hackensack Mastodon and Post-Glacial Period by Eric Martindale
Church on the Green by Nicole Ferlise
Buried Streams of Hackensack by Eric Martindale

The Hackensack Golf Club by Barbara J Gooding & George M. Scudder
Oily Oliver - Legendary Terror of Hackensack by Matt Hitscherich

History of the Bergen County Courthouse by Toni Ann Marabello
Fond Memories of Goldberg by Gail Vachon
Reliving History With S. Goldberg & Company by Matt Hitscherich & George Scudder
St. Joseph's Church Celebrates 95 Years by Carol Luparella
Town Great George M. Scudder Remembered by Barbara J. Gooding
My Friend George - A Historical Treasure Chest by Barbara J. Gooding
Recollections by Tom Munday

A Main Street store was undergoing renovation as part of the City's "Business Improvement District" program.
Look what was underneath the facade: 192 Main Street

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