Trenton Historical Materials



Special exhibition to celebrate the

70th anniversary of Ward's historic murals

The Historical Society for the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey is proud to announce its first public art exhibit, "ART FOR EVERYONE: Murals and Paintings by Charles W. Ward," a celebration of Charles Ward's three New Deal murals and a retrospective display of works from five-decade career of Charles Ward (1900 - 1962), at the United States Courthouse in Trenton, New Jersey. The exhibition opens on Thursday October 11, 2007 with a reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The free installation will continue Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through November 30, 2007.

Click here to read the Press Release

Click here to read Ward's biography

Click here to read about the Ward Murals in the Trenton Courthouse

Click here to see the murals and some of the other art that will be presented