Contact the NJ Historical Commission
NJ Historical Commission
P.O. Box 305
Trenton, NJ 08625

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

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The Brotherton Indian Reservation

Grades 9 through 12
Books, Articles and Teachers Guides

"Lenapehoking Falls, the Lenapes Survive, 1664-1801"
(Lenape Migrations, Removal and Revival, Road to the East)
pp. 45-59. In The Indians of New Jersey
Gregory Evans Dowd. New Jersey History Series. Trenton: New Jersey Historical Commission, 1992

"Emergent Native American Groups in New Jersey"
pp. 13-30,In Folk Legacies Revisited
David Steven Cohen. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1995

"Westward and Eastward Migrations, 1750 to Today"
(Lenapes in the Old Northwest, Four Road West, New Jersey Indians Today)
pp. 59-69, In The Indians of New Jersey
Gregory Evans Dowd. New Jersey History Series. Trenton: New Jersey Historical Commission, 1992

Audio and Video

Royal Rule and Religious Revival
A 30-minute television documentary about New Jersey in the early eighteenth century. A co-production of New Jersey Network and the New Jersey Historical Commission, 1993

Teedyuscung (online video)
www.nj-history.org
Select: "Enter"
Select: "American Revolution"
Select: "The Lenape"
Select: "Video-Teedyuscung"

Documents

Words That Make New Jersey History
Edited by Howard L. Green. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1995.
The Brotherton Indian Reservation (1759), pp. 45-46
The Lenape's Last Appeal (1832), pp. 97-98

New Jersey History Partnership Project
Letter from a Delaware Indian Woman (1864)

Online Lectures

David Steven Cohen, "Troublesome Times a'Coming"
www.nj-history.org
Select: "Enter"
Select: "American Revolution"
Select: "Antecedents"
Select: "David Cohen"
Select: "Teedyuscung's Complaints"

Gregory Dowd, "Two Lenapes, Two Franklins: Diplomacy, Justice and Evasive Coexistence, 1737-1787"
www.nj-history.org
Select: "Enter"
Select: "American Revolution"
Select: "The Lenape"
Select: "Online Lecture-Gregory Dowd"
Select: "The Delaware and the Covenant Chain", "Teedyuscung and the Walking Purchse", "Benjamin Franklin and the Paxton Boys", "William Franklin and the Treaty of Fort Stanwyck"