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The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) is Turning 50! Help Us Celebrate on December 4th in Trenton

Save the Date!  Join us as we celebrate the New Jersey Historical Commission’s 50th Anniversary Celebration & Annual Meeting December 4th, 2017 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The Trenton War Memorial Trenton, New Jersey You’re invited! The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a special meeting on December 4, 2017 at the Trenton […]

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New Jersey World War One Road Show Coming to Morris County on October 14

Morris County Heritage Commission to Host World War One Road Show on October 14 at the Morris County Library To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States entering World War One, the New Jersey Historical Commission, New Jersey State Archives, New Jersey State Museum, and the Morris County Heritage Commission will host a day-long […]

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Don’t Miss “New Jersey and The Great War” – Nov. 3-4 at Rowan College at Burlington County & Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

Join us as we commemorate the United States’ World War I Centennial by exploring New Jersey’s contributions to the war effort and the international conflict’s impact on the state! The New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) is excited to announce its 2017 Annual New Jersey History Conference, “New Jersey and The Great War,” to be held […]

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Are You Prepared? Registration is Open for NJCAR’s Statewide Disaster Planning and Recovery Workshops

  Are you prepared? Can your organization afford not to be? Is that a risk worth taking? The New Jersey State Library (NJSL), an affiliate of Thomas Edison State University, and the New Jersey Cultural Alliance for Response (NJCAR), are pleased to present a series of disaster preparedness training for libraries and humanities-collecting institutions. Each […]

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Summer 2017 Edition of New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal Now Available!

An Ongoing History Publication, NJ Studies is Hosted by Rutgers University Libraries The New Jersey Historical Commission and Rutgers University Libraries, in partnership with Monmouth University, launched a new journal in June 2015 to publish the most recent scholarship and educational materials about New Jersey’s history and other subjects. New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (New […]

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NJ Historical Commission Approves $2.5 Million in Statewide Fiscal Year 2018 General Operating Support, Project, and County History Partnership Program Grant Support

Advancing its ongoing effort to support the state’s unique and diverse historical legacy, the New Jersey Historical Commission approved $2.5 million in Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 18) grant funding to 81 historical organizations, museums, historic sites, archives, libraries, individuals, and county re-grant agencies across the state. The $2.5 million in FY 18 funding will support […]

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Are You Prepared? Don’t Miss These Statewide Disaster Planning and Recovery Workshops

The New Jersey State Library (NJSL), an affiliate of Thomas Edison State University, and the New Jersey Cultural Alliance for Response (NJCAR), will present a series of disaster preparedness training for libraries and humanities-collecting institutions. Each two-session workshop will take place in three locations in the state. The workshops will focus on risk assessment, disaster […]

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