DUDLEY VAN ANTWERP AND HIS REGIONAL ARTS & CRAFTS ARCHITECTURE

On Monday evening, February 27, Majda Kallab Whitaker will speak about Dudley Van Antwerp (1867-1934), one of Montclair-Glen Ridge’s most prominent and prolific early twentieth century architects. His work deserves attention both for the great number of homes he designed and the individual interpretation of the Arts & Crafts style he developed working alongside his wife Hilda Fenn Van Antwerp, the daughter of noted Montclair artist and illustrator Harry Fenn (1837-1911). Ms. Whitaker will present highlights of the more than […]

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Glen Ridge Gas Lamp Ornament

The Glen Ridge Historical Society is delighted to offer the Glen Ridge Gas Lamp Ornament. It features a beautiful image in custom brass of our historic gas lamp and is the perfect gift for anyone who calls Glen Ridge home. The ornament is priced at $15.

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2015 Preservation Award Winners

The 2015 Historical Society Preservation Award has been awarded to 16 Ridgewood Avenue, which was renovated by Ken Malian and Steve Moran. The Dutch Colonial style house from the 1920’s had been greatly altered over the years and was in need of restoration. First, the aluminum siding was removed which revealed two original windows that had been covered.

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