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Community Life

Community Life

Beginning in the 1900s, people came from New York city and Jersey City to get fresh country air in the then-rural Wyckoff. There were boarding houses...

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Farms

Farms

The early Wyckoff area contained many small farms, but only one remains today. Farmers were drawn to the fertile farmland...

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Churches

Churches

The church was a powerful influence for the early Dutch settlers. They began attending the Dutch Reformed Church at the Ponds (now Oakland) c. 1710....

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Stone Houses

Stone Houses

One of the influences of the early Dutch settlers is the method of house construction; realizing the durability in building...

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Historic House Plaques

HIstoric House Plaques

The Wyckoff Historical Society now offers bronze plaques to Wyckoff historic homeowners.Please fill out the application and mail to the...

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Union Cemetery Overview

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WHS Receives the Oratam Award

The Bergen County Historical Society gave the WHS the Oratam Award following a two-year cemetery headstone recovery effort at Union Cemetery. Here the Wyckoff Township Committee acknowledges the award.

Downtown

Downtown

The downtown of Wyckoff evolved slowly from its early beginnings. Probably the first commercial establishment was the Board and Stout,...

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Old Structures

Old Structures

Even though the Dutch were known for building stone houses, many other homes and barns were built out of plentiful...

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