The Waughs were an extremely gifted family of artists that spanned three generations. You might say that if paint were in their blood, it would be viewed in many colors and shades of the rainbow

Although its location on Main and Crosswicks Streets was always referred by residents as “Borden’s Corner,” Samuel Burr's easy manner and reputation would eventually justify its new name as “Burr’s Corner.”

Among the Bordentown residents who played a role in early American history, one who is frequently forgotten is America’s first sculptress, Patience Wright, who played a role in the history of art and the founding of the United States.