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New Jersey -- History

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Civil War, 1861-1865 (1)
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Electronic New Jersey

Electronic New Jersey was started in 1997, and since then they have worked with partners at the New Jersey State Archives and the New Jersey Historical Society to create interactive and engaging learning materials for teachers and students. The materials here are intended primarily for use by high school and university students, and they include sections on Paul Robeson, the Cold War, and social...
New Jersey History

Founded as the Proceedings of the New Jersey Historical Society in 1845, the journal was re-launched as New Jersey History in 2005 under the direction of historians at the New Jersey Historical Commission, Kean University, and the New Jersey Historical Society. This website offers access to issues of the journal dating back to 2009. Recent articles from the journal include "Challenging...
New Jersey Public Records and Archives

The New Jersey Public Records and Archive, housed with the state's Division of Archives & Records Management, contains thousands of documents related to the state's history and development dating back to the colonial period. Visitors interested in using their facilities will want to peruse the various sections on the homepage that offer information about their services and hours of operations....
Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War 1861-1865

A publication of the Adjutant General's Office of New Jersey, the Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War is a compilation document arranged by regiments in numerical order. Originally drafted in 1876, each regiment's chapter gives a brief summary of its actions, followed by a roster of its members that provides rank, date commissioned or enrolled, date mustered in, length of...
The New Jersey Digital Highway

Merging onto any highway can be a real challenge, but getting onto the New Jersey Digital Highway is a snap. Billed as the place "Where History, Culture, and Learning Merge", this digital archive brings together history and culture from the Garden State's museums, libraries, archives, and historical societies. First-time visitors may want to perform a quick search via their search engine, or...
The New Jersey Historical Society

Founded in 1845, the New Jersey Historical Society (NJHS) is the oldest cultural institution in the Garden State. The NJHS website provides access to information about their activities, which include sponsoring seminars, offering outreach programs, and also a set of digital collections. In the "Explore Our Collections" area, visitors can view photographs from the NJHS collections, browse guides to...