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Annual New Jersey State Fair opens near Elizabethtown

New Jersey, Northern Counties, 1857
The New Jersey State Agricultural Fair opened this week situated between Elizabethtown and Elizabethport in Union County, alongside the line of the New Jersey Central Railroad.  Exhibitions of livestock, produce, and equipment dominated as usual.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
"New Jersey State Fair," New York Times, September 16, 1859, p. 8. 


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