The Summers of the Sixties
Were you in Newark in 1967? Or were you living in a surrounding suburb? Did you remember hearing about or did you live through the violence that broke out that summer? Or are there other similar events that unfolded in Newark or in other New Jersey cities that you recall? If so, we would like to hear from you.
The New Jersey Historical Society continuing to add to its research project on the summer of 1967 era and we would like to find out more about people’s experiences in what some call civil disorders, others riots, others rebellion. Whatever your perspective, we would like to hear from you.