Mission
The mission of the New Jersey Historical Commission is to enrich the lives of the public by preserving the historical record and advancing interest in and awareness of New Jersey's past.
Commission Members
Maxine Lurie, PhD, Chair
Margaret Westfield, R.A.Vice-Chair

Senator Christopher Bateman
Jayne S. Carmody
Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll
Susan P. Coen
Assemblyman Craig Coughlin
Michael Fernandez
Larry Greene, PhD.
Joseph E. Salvatore, M.D.
Richard Veit, Ph.D.
Senator Loretta Weinberg
Joseph S. Weisberg, Ed.D.
B. Michael Zuckerman, Ph.D.

ex-officio members
Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno
State Librarian Mary Chute
Dan Saunders
Contact the NJ Historical Commission
NJ Historical Commission
P.O. Box 305
Trenton, NJ 08625

Tel: (609) 292-6062
Fax: (609) 633-8168

Email: Feedback@sos.state.nj.us
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Public Meeting

September 16, 2014
James and Ann Whitall House
Red Bank Battlefield National Park

Join the New Jersey Commission for its public meeting and tour the James and Ann Whitall House.
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Understanding Audiences Workshop

September 22, 2014
Middlesex County Community College


The New Jersey Historic Trust and the New Jersey Historical Commission are pleased to present this training workshop with Max van Balgooy of Engaging Places. The workshop is the first in a series of three audience engagement training opportunities.
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2014 New Jersey Forum

November 21-22, 2014
Kean University


The 2014 New Jersey Forum is presented in honor of New Jersey’s 350th anniversary and to celebrate the Garden State’s contributions to liberty, diversity, and innovation.
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