June 18, 2024


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Morristown National Historical Park uses photography to celebrate history, reintroduce for the future


Morristown National Historic Park’s 90th anniversary is next yr, and the park is working with artwork to both of those rejoice that background and reintroduce the park to new audiences.

The park was the to start with selected nationwide historical park in the place. It preserves and commemorates the 1779-1780 wintertime encampment of Gen. George Washington’s Continental Army in Morristown.

Photograph courtesy of Xiomaro
Photograph courtesy of Xiomaro

The Countrywide Park Support commissioned photographer Xiomaro to develop high-quality art images of the park’s essential functions: The Ford Mansion, Jockey Hollow and the Cross Estate Mansion/New Jersey Bridge place.  

Xiomaro claims the pics intention to “reintroduce the park to the swiftly modifying global and statewide communities it serves in the 21st century.”

The image show will be on exhibit June 4 to July 31 at Jockey Hollow Visitor Center and Washington’s Headquarters Museum.

The park will also offer some in-particular person actions through June to mark the celebration:

  • June 4 – Opening reception at Jockey Hollow Visitor Centre from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • June 11 – Photo walk along Jockey Hollow’s Wick Farm and path from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • June 18 – Live concert and talk about photography’s relationship with audio from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m
Photograph courtesy of Xiomaro
Photograph courtesy of Xiomaro


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