Two women prepare a turkey for Thanksgiving in this photo taken on Madison Avenue in Atlantic City in 1952.
Family dinners are a year-round tradition in most New Jersey homes, so of course, Thanksgiving has always been one of the greatest days to sit and enjoy a wonderful meal with loved ones. Check out these vintage photos of family dinners in the Garden State!
Palisades Amusement Park Historical Society. The Bates sisters picnic with a friend in Englewood in this photo which is believed to be from earlier than 1900.
Newark Public LibraryGladys Churchman, community organizer and director of the Friendly Neighborhood House in Newark, serves tea to a group of women in 1942.
Bettman ArchiveThe more the merrier! The Metcalfe family’s 17 members sit around their table in Hoboken.
John Paul LenreThe Lenre family chowing down in Madison in the 1950s.
Joe JohnsonConcetta Zuccarelio cooking up a storm in her Montclair home in 1910.
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