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Public Scholars Project
The Roebling Legacy
April 8, 2018 at 2:00 PM | Ewing, NJ | Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society
Spanning 200 years, the story of the Roebling dynasty is a true account of innovation and struggle during a time of industrial revolution and technological advancement in America’s history. Through landmark achievements like the Brooklyn Bridge – the “universal symbol of New York” – and the great cables on the George Washington and Golden Gate Bridges, the Roeblings and thousands of their employees helped shape modern life, built one of America’s best company towns – “a model in every respect.” In this session, participants will discover how this high profile New Jersey family influenced life then and life today.
Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society
Benjamin Temple House 27 Federal City Rd