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MONTCLAIR, NJ -- TAPintoTV visited the Montclair History Center and took a tour of the Crane House and Historic YWCA. The building dates from 1796, when Israel Crane built it as his family home, and in 1920, it was purchased by the local YWCA as a boarding house and cultural hub for African-American women.


The Many Voices of a Historic House. History News. Spring 2017. Executive Director Jane Eliasof writes about how the Crane House expanded its interpretation and became the Crane House and Historic YWCA.

The Only Constant is Change. December 2016. Why the Montclair Historical Society became the Montclair History Center.

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