This Week in Chester History…

Garret Den Braven of North Road received the Newark College of Engineering (what we now know as NJIT) Alumnus of the Year for 1960. Den Braven was assistant manager of operations and served on the Board of Bamberger’s. Since 1928, he had worked for the organization, rising to become head of all design, construction, and maintenance of Bamberger’s property. Source: Observer-Tribune.