SH Fireman to the Rescue-1928
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SH Fireman to the Rescue-1928

This is an authentic movie taken in 1928 of the Stone Harbor Fire Department responding to a fire drill. All of the sound was added recently by film editor Ted Burke to enhance the viewing.

The Great Channel Bridge 1911
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The Great Channel Bridge 1911

July 3, 1911 was a very big day in Stone Harbor history.  Four years of effort had been spent leveling the dunes, putting in roads, sewers and a water line. Hundreds of lots had been sold, scores of homes raised and now the long awaited Stone Harbor Boulevard and bridge was to be opened.  Gov. Wilson was...

50th Celebration of the Town 1964
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50th Celebration of the Town 1964

In October of 1964 Stone Harbor celebrated it’s 50th year as a town with a gala two day celebration that started with a “Town Meeting” followed by refreshments and a concert by the Fort Dix Army Band.  On Saturday there was a fishing contest, children games and races, a soft ball game between the Chamber/Lions vs...