February 19, 2020

Morris County Freeholders awarded WTHS $70,833

On July 10, 2019, the Morris County Freeholders awarded WTHS $70,833 in matching grant funds from the Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Fund to replace the […]
February 19, 2020

Buttonball Farm – 25 Middle Valley Road

Once part of a larger tract owned by William Trimmer whose brother Lawrence owned a local rock quarry and peach basket factory, this vernacular Italianate house […]
February 19, 2020

WTHS conferred the honor of “Honorary Membership” to Ruth Reed and Eleanor Taormina

WTHS conferred the honor of “Honorary Membership” to Ruth Reed and Eleanor Taormina On Saturday, February 9, 2019, the WTHS conferred the honor of “Honorary Membership” […]
October 30, 2018

John Crate Barkman

  On December 5, 1861, John Crate Barkman, a 20 year old resident of Long Valley, NJ, enlisted in Company F, NJ 8th Infantry Regiment as […]
October 11, 2018

New Jersey and the Civil War: Jan Williams: 11/5

The Washington Township Historical Society building might be closed but we are still as active as ever!  Jan Williams will present a program on November 5, […]