Cooper St Showcase


Join us for pop-up exhibits, performance and story-telling, and a celebration of the 30th anniversary of Cooper Street and Cooper-Grant as historic districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Rutgers-Camden Campus Center October 10, 2019 | 5-8 pm RSVP and More Info: FEATURED ENTERTAINMENT AND EXHIBITS FROM: Just for the Record – A Multimedia One-Man Show with Chrisopher Maier as Eldridge Johnson, founder of Victor Talking Company Camden County Historical Society Campbell’s Soup Company LEAP Academy University Charter School Rutgers-Camden Department of Philosophy and Religion Writers House at Rutgers-Camden & More! Plus Door Prizes! Past and present neighbors are invited to bring photographs, memories, and ideas to add to a digital collection and help create a new history of one of Camden’s most historic streets. Free exhibit tables available upon sign up for neighboring businesses and organizations to showcase their activities. P L E ASE J O IN US F OR THE Presented by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) and the Cooper-Grant Neighborhood Association.

Charlene Mires

Professor of History, Rutgers-Camden

Director, Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH)

Editor in Chief, The Encyclopedia of Greater PhiladelphiaEncyclopedia assignments are available: Link here.