New Jersey Historic Preservation Grants – 2019

Posted August 22nd, 2019 by Gillian Lang and filed in News & Announcements
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The 1772 Foundation and the New Jersey Historic Trust have awarded 29 historic preservation 1:1 matching grants totaling $318,723. Grants were provided for exterior work:  painting, surface restoration, fire/security systems, repairs to/restoration of porches, roofs and windows, repairs to foundations and sills, and chimney and masonry repointing. Individual grants ranged from $1,295 to the grant maximum of $15,000, with 11 organizations receiving the latter amount. Grants also were awarded in Connecticut and Rhode Island.

Millville Army Airfield Museum (Millville City, Cumberland County)Millville Army Airfield Historic District: Building 31$12,250
Friends of Millstone Township Historic Registered Properties (Millstone Township, Monmouth County)Thomas Baird Homestead$15,000
Whitesbog Preservation Trust, Inc. (Pemberton Township, Burlington County)Whitesbog Historic District$15,000
Arts Guild of New Jersey (City of Burlington, Burlington County)Burlington Historic District: The Carriage House$15,000
Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities (Cape May City, Cape May County)Emlen Physick Estate$15,000
Friends of Long Pond Ironworks, Inc. (West Milford Township, Passaic County)Long Pond Ironworks: Long Pond Ironworks Historic District Church$9,250
Collingswood Foundation for the Arts (Camden City, Camden County)Collingswood Scottish Rite Auditorium, Grand Ballroom and Hurley Mansion$6,350
Historic Morven, Inc. (Princeton, Mercer County)Morven: Morven Museum & Garden (Wash & Ice House)$15,000
Trent House Association (Trenton City, Mercer County)William Trent House: Carriage House$12,500
Montague Association for the Restoration of Community History (Montague Township, Sussex County)Foster-Armstrong House$10,000
Allaire Village, Inc. (Wall Township, Monmouth County)Deserted Village of Allaire Historic District: Enameling Building$15,000
NASW Foundation (Lower Township, Cape May County)Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum: Hangar #1$15,000
Washington Crossing Park Association, Inc. (Hopewell Township, Mercer County)Washington Crossing State Park: Johnson Ferry House$10,000
Lake Hopatcong Foundation (Roxbury Township, Morris County)Lake Hopatcong Train Station$15,000
Washington Township Land Trust of Morris County, Inc. (Washington Township, Morris County)Obadiah La Tourette Grist and Saw Mill$7,500
Downtown Berlin Revitalization Corporation (Berlin Borough, Camden County)James T. Dill House$15,000
The John Woolman Memorial Association (Mount Holly Township, Burlington County)John Woolman Memorial House$3,988
Historical Society of Hamilton Township, Inc. (Hamilton Township, Mercer County)Isaac Pearson House$15,000
Ayres/Knuth Farm Foundation, Inc. (Denville Township, Morris County)Ayres Farm (Knuth Farm)$14,800
Latin American Legal Defense and Education Fund (Trenton City, Mercer County)In and Out Social Club$9,000
Friends of the Indian King Tavern Museum (Haddonfield Borough, Camden County)Indian King Tavern (Haddonfield Borough, Camden County)$4,446
Monmouth County Historical Association (Middletown Township, Monmouth County)Orchard Home: Taylor-Butler Smokehouse & Icehouse$9,944
Historic Cold Spring Village Foundation (Lower Township, Cape May County)Historic Cold Spring Village Historic District: David Taylor Shoe Shop$10,000
Bayshore Center at Bivalve (Commercial Township, Cumberland County)Bivalve Oyster Packing Houses and Docks$11,025
Mill Race Village Arts & Preservation (Mount Holly Township, Burlington County)Thomas Budd House$7,500
Kenilworth Historical Society (Kenilworth Borough, Union County)Oswald Nitschke House$7,785
Dover Area Historical Society (Dover Town, Morris County)Dover Area Historical Society-Condict House$6,000
Isles, Inc. (Trenton City, Mercer County)The Higbee Street School$15,000
The Sandy Hook Foundation (Fort Hancock, Monmouth County)Fort Hancock & Sandy Hook Proving Ground Historic District: Building 28 & HS 1$1,295