Skip to main content
  • COVID-19 Information
COVID-19 is still active. Wear a mask. Social distance. Stay up to date on vaccine information. Visit: covid19.nj.gov
COVID19 Alert NJDownload free COVID Alert app.
Visit covid19.nj.gov/app
Department of State

New Jersey Historical Commission

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Secretary of State

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)
The New Jersey History Partnership Project
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”
The New Jersey History Partnership Project
Select: “Enter
Select: “The American Revolution
Select: “Antecedents
Select: “David Cohen
Select: “Teedyuscung's Complaints

Gregory Dowd, “Two Lenapes, Two Franklins: Diplomacy, Justice and Evasive Coexistence, 1737-1787”
The New Jersey History Partnership Project
Select: “Enter
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

 

 


Back
to top