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Aaron Pincus

Title: Aaron Pincus
Inclusive Dates: 1929-1966
ID: RG 528 
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12.5"; 2 5"lgl;1 2.5"ltr
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Graduate of the Woodbine Agricultural School, Woodbine, New Jersey.  Founder and president of the Toms River Community of Jewish Farmers, Toms River, New Jersey.  Pincus lead the Community from 1925 to 1948.  The Community, established shortly after World War I with the encouragement of the Jewish Agricultural Society, was primarily a poultry center. It was comprised of independent farmers united through economic cooperation such as cooperative purchasing.  The community reached a peak membership of 360 farmers but by 1960 more than half of the homesteads had been abandoned.
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