On April 6, 1917, the United States changed forever. President Woodrow Wilson declared war on Germany, sending the country into battle to join its allies.
The German Hessian troops had occupied Trenton since December 14, 1776, while Gen.
In December 1776, the prospects for liberty were bleak for American troops fighting in the Revolutionary War.
By the time our forefathers signed the Declaration of Independence, New Jersey had already played host to some of our nation’s proudest moments.
Here’s a fun fact for history buffs: more Revolutionary War battles were fought in New Jersey than in any other state!
All around New Jersey are historical attractions, fascinating historical museums and poignant sites in American history.
New Jersey has a long and distinguished history that dates back far before the American Revolution in which the state played a pivotal role.
Cape May's beaches have been one of the city's main visitor attractions for over 200 years. No matter the season, Cape May is a destination that always captures the romance.