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
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.nj.gov
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November 18-19, 2016
College of Saint Elizabeth
Morristown, NJ

The 2016 NEW JERSEY FORUM will take place November 18th & 19th at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown!

This year’s event will celebrate the National Park Service (NPS) centennial and the state’s unique environmental history, in addition to traditional aspects of New Jersey’s rich and diverse history!

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Couldn’t attend one of the NJHC’s three statewide social media workshops? Good news! Much of the informative and insightful presentation by expert Rachel Dukeman of R&R Creative is now available online for individuals and history organizations alike.
Legacy of NJ350 Celebrations Across the State
NJHC is putting together an archived “legacy” file of the various celebrations that took place around the State for NJ350.
New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
NJHC, Rutgers University Libraries, and Monmouth University are proud to announce the Winter 2016 edition of New Jersey Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (NJS) is now available online.
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