Jonathan Jones

Jonathan Jones Jonathan Jones is the City of Albany’s Commissioner of Recreation, Youth and Workforce Services, where he has served since January 2014. In his current position, he has initiated…

Gretchen Sorin

Gretchen Sorin I learned to love museums while prowling around the galleries of the Newark Museum with my brother when we were children. I found CGP as a college undergraduate…

Pen

Bag 1008, Item 20 Pen. Cooper-alloy. Post 1861 This object is part of an E.Faber (Eberhand Faber) fountain pen. The company was known as Eberhand Faber Pencil Company, which was…

Whiteware Fragments

Bag 1013 Item, Item # 8 Whiteware. Ceramic. Base of plate. Origin: 1805-present Whiteware was common after 1820 and was popular because it was the cheapest form of kitchenware. For…

Blue-Transfer Print

Bag # 1008, Item #1 Whiteware. Ceramic. Blue-transfer print. Recovered from Myers Residence. Date of origin: 1817-1834 (Stamford 1987) This type of ceramic blue print was developed in Stafford, England…

Bone fragment

HAA 1812, Bage 13, Item 12 – Bone fragment. Found on one of the HAA summer digs on the properties connected with the Myers Residence. Chicken, Beef or Pork?

Nail Fragments

Box 1812, Bag 13, Item 7 – Two nail fragments from one of the digs. They are rough corroded metal and reddish brown in color. You can almost see the…