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Slave Cemetery Rededication is Set for May 17 newspaper clipping March 30 1964.jpg
A newspaper clipping announcing the completion of the restoration project for the borough's Tercentenary celebration.

Scouts Eager to Clean Another Area newspaper clipping February 20 1964.jpg
A newspaper article about the Boy Scouts wanting to take on another restoration project for the Tercentenary after completing the cemetery restoration. The article includes details about Tercentenary events.

Sandstone Found Twin Boro News newspaper clipping March 18 1964.jpg
A newspaper clipping about sandstone found during the restoration project for the Cedar Street cemetery. At the time, it was believed to be a slave cemetery. The sandstone was thought to be part of a former gravestone.

Restoration of Slave Cemetery Now in Progress newspaper clipping February 20 1964.jpg
A newspaper clipping updating the status of the cemetery restoration project and future plans for the project at the time. The article details the inspection of a local tree surgeon about the removal of certain trees.

Old Slave Cemetery To Be Dedicated This Sunday Twin Boro News newspaper clipping May 13 1964.jpg
A newsclipping detailing the restoration of the "Old Slave Cemetery," as well as details about the rededication ceremony.

Burial Ground Being Cleared Scouts to Clean Up Old Cemetery newspaper clipping February 8 1964 .jpg
A newspaper clipping about the planned restoration of the African American Baptist Church Cemetery by the local Boy Scout troop.

Boy Scouts Tercentenary Celebrating Program meeting agenda Undated.jpg
An agenda for Boy Scouts concerning potential Tercentenary celebration activities, including the restoration and rededication of the African American Baptist Church Cemetery, thought to entomb former enslaved people.

Announcement of preparation for restoration of slave cemetery authored by Raymond Guellich February 11 1964 1.jpg
Two documents about the planning of the cemetery restoration project, including the clearing trees and trash by the local Boy Scout troop in preparation for the borough's Tercentenary.

Van Valen Kenneth Meet some of your local heroes Kenneth Van Valen a man of dedication twin boro news July 5 2000 1.jpg
A newspaper article about Bergenfield resident Kenneth Van Valen, a dedicated citizen. The article includes biographical information about Van Valen.

Slossar Daniel M Troop 180s Daniel Slossar Earns Eagle Scout Award twin boro news August 19 2000.jpg
A newspaper article about Daniel Slossar, a then senior at Bergenfield High School, receiving the Eagle Scout award, the Boy Scout's highest honor.
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