Jul 04 2017

Looking Back: The Rediscovery of the Tuccamirgan Pipe — Part 2


Johan Philip Kaes (later Anglicized to Kase and then Case) had purchased 374 acres from the sons of William Penn, and settled along the Walnut Brook on what is now the Hunterdon Land Trust’s Case-Dvoor Farmstead.

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Jun 28 2017

Looking Back: The Rediscovery of the Tuccamirgan, Johan Philip Case Pipe


In the mid-1730s, Johan Philip Case arrived in the Flemington area from Germany, purchasing and farming the land that is now home to the Hunterdon Land Trust. Case was able to settle here thanks to the help of the chief of a local Native American village, Tuccamirgan. The two became great friends, and to honor that bond, the chief one day gave Case a pipe.

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Jun 21 2017

Looking Back: When the Miners Rioted in Flemington


History happened here at the Case-Dvoor Farmstead: Read about the Flemington copper mining riot of 1861.

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Jun 14 2017

Milk Shortage Caused by Famous Trial Sends Dvoor Brothers West


You might not expect two New Jersey farmers visiting the Midwest to get chased down by reporters for “a good story,” but that’s exactly what happened to George and Jacob Dvoor in the winter of 1935.

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May 18 2016

Join Us for Our Next Farmers’ Market


Visit our Farmers’ Market this Sunday for great local food, live music and a tour of the historic Dvoor farm house.

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Nov 11 2015

Traces of the Davis Family at the Historic Dvoor Farm


Otis and Elizabeth Davis lived on the Case/Dvoor Farm nearly 40 years, running the largest dairy operation in Raritan Township and building the bank barn.

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Nov 11 2015

Tour the Historic Dvoor House
During Sunday’s Farmers’ Market


Stop by our producers-only Farmers’ Market and stock up on your favorites. We’re located at the Dvoor Farm, 111 Mine St. off the route 12 circle in Raritan Township from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Oct 05 2015

Barn and Archaeological Tours
Among Farmers’ Market Highlights


Explore the history of the Dvoor Farm and learn more about Hunterdon County’s agricultural heritage while picking up the best fresh produce, meat, cheese and more at this Sunday’s Farmers’ Market.

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Jul 22 2015

Farm Ownership Changed Hands
Multiple Times in Post-Civil War Era


We continue our history of the Case-Dvoor Farm property by looking at the land in the post-Civil War era.

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Jun 24 2015

The Case Family Leaves the Farm


If you happened to drive past the historic Case-Dvoor Farm property in the mid-1800s, you would have quite a different view from what you’re accustomed to now.

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