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|Creator:||Old Springfield School|
|Title:||Old Springfield School Record Book|
|Abstract:||Consist of a record book belonging to the Old Springfield School in Springfield Township, Burlington County, New Jersey covering the years 1790 to 1802.|
|Collection Number:||MG 953|
The Old Springfield School, in Springfield Township, Burlington Township, New Jersey, was established in 1790. The board of trustees included Caleb Haines, Joseph Haines, John Ridgway, and Joseph Vanlaw.
This collection consists of a record book belonging to the Old Springfield School in Springfield Township, Burlington County, New Jersey, covering the years 1790-1802. Included in the record book are the minutes of meetings held by the trustees, as well as accounts kept by the subscriptions committee. These subscriptions raised funds to erect the school in the Old Springfield section of Springfield Township.
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|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Old Springfield School (Burlington County, N.J. : Township)|
|Schools--Records and correspondence--New Jersey.|
|Springfield (Burlington County, N.J. : Township)|
For related material on trustee member John Ridgway, see:
The source of this collection is unknown.
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 953, Old Springfield School Record Book, The New Jersey Historical Society.
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