Paterson, 100 Years Later!

What are we doing about it?

Have we changed?

Why does it matter?

Why should we present this historic event to the public and children.

What is the purpose?

Please click …below… to hear the Music created for this purpose…

Don’t miss the chance to make this happen.









Children in the Mill 1904




Photographer Unknown

Children in a Brick Yard, Afganistan 2012








The Three Businessmen












Please join us in creating a memorable experience for our community.

Let us know how you would like to participate.

Call 973-826-0132

This work was sponsored in 1992 by the City of Paterson and William Paterson University (“College” at the time.)

Directed by Dr. Barbara Sandberg, the music was written and directed by Robert Henke, the play and “Share our Future” by C.A. Conforti.

This music was preserved on an analog tape. It is reproduced here for you for the first time in 20 years.

It was our gift to you… the community. If you know any of the players and participants, please contact them and let us share this with them .

A special thank you to Dr. Baines who helped mold the play and act as an advisor with Dr. Sandberg.

Thank you to all of the performers. Please contact us so we can name you here.

This work received the Heritage Citizenship Award from the Historic Preservation Commission of Paterson that year.