Friday, 20th of October 2017

Friday, 20th of October 2017

The first classes at Queen’s College (Rutgers University) were held in November of 1771 at a former tavern, The Sign of the Red Lion, located at the northeast corner of Albany and Neilson streets.

Frederick Frelinghuysen, 1753–1804 graduate of the College of New Jersey (Princeton) in 1770, was the tutor.