The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!
William Griffith was the son of Dr. John Griffith and was born at Boundbrook, New Jersey. He was admitted to the New Jersey bar in 1788, served in the New Jersey Assembly in 1818-19 and 1823-24 and was mayor of Burlington from 1824 to 1826.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Clapham
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