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Post date: November 6, 2017

It is probably safe to say that any resident of Chatham today will be familiar with the electric trains of New Jersey Transit that speed commuters to and from the city every day. Many Borough residents may not be aware that Chatham was at one time served by another form of electric railway - a trolley line that arrived, thrived, and died before the first electric train on the Morris & Essex Lines even ran.

Post date: July 20, 2017
Event Date:
October 20, 2017, 7:30 pm

Thank you to all who came and made the night a great success!! 

 

Post date: September 7, 2017
Event Date:
October 15, 2017, 2:30 pm
 
 
In 1909, 22 year old Alice Huyler Ramsey of Hackensack, New Jersey became the first woman to drive across the United States.
 
Post date: August 15, 2017

 

The 2017 recipient of the Chatham Historical Society Margaret Keisler Scholarship is Paul Coyne of Dempster Road. 

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December 10, 2017

Calling All Members!

We encourage all members to come to our Annual Holiday Party. See old friends, meet new friends and enjoy festive foods and libations at a beautifully restored 1921 Prairie Style home.

All members are welcome. Mark your calendar, your invitation will be in your mailbox soon.