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Date:
March 15, 2020
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location:
The Boonton Senior Center
Address:
126 North Main Street
Boonton, NJ 07005
Contact:
646-248-0640
Email:
Cost:
Admission is free to all
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Roosevelts, Vanderbilts, Astors & Rockefellers

Sunday, March 15, 2020

The Boonton Historical Society Presents: Roosevelts, Vanderbilts, Astors & Rockefellers: New York's Families Of Fortune Sunday, March 15, 2:00 PM At The Boonton Senior Center 126 North Main Street, Boonton, NJ 07005 Dr. Edward Marlatt, former Boontonian and retired professor at Adelphi University, will trace the rise of these iconic Nieuw Amsterdam / New York's old monied American families of wealth and prestige from their arrival in America to their acquisition of wealth by means of the family tycoon, then follow their pedigree down to their contemporary American descendants. Professor Marlatt will also discuss “Socio-Economic Status and the Town of Boonton” plus a brief segment on “Boonton’s Italian Americans and Jewish Americans.” For information call 646-248-0640 or email marlatt@adelphi.edu. Admission is free to all & refreshments will be served.