April 16, 2019: Linda Barth: "New Jersey Originals: Technology Marvels, Odd Inventions, Trailblazing Characters & More"
Linda and her husband are active in the preservation of the Delaware and Raritan Canal. They belong to the D & R Canal Watch, a group that helps to protect the historic Delaware & Raritan Canal in central New Jersey. Linda has often combined her interest in canals with her writing to produce travel articles in books including two volumes of Arcadia Publishing. The Delaware and Raritan Canal and The Delaware and Raritan Canal at Work. A prolific writer, she also wrote Bridgetender's Boy, A History of Inventing in New Jersey, Somerville Through Time, The Millstone Valley Through Time, and Hidden New Jersey.
The program is FREE to the public and is held in the Chase Room of the Madison Public Library at 7:00 p.m.
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