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Henry Hudson First Arrives at Navesink Highlands

On September 2, 1609, Henry Hudson approached the Navesink Highlands area. A crew member, Robert Juet, kept a daily journal of this famous exploration, and entered in his journal his impression: ‘This is a very good land to fall with, and a pleasant land to see.”

Sources: http://halfmoon.mus.ny.us/Juets-journal.pdf
http://gordonmiller.ca/02_Age_of_Discovery.htm

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