Date Created1970
DescriptionDevelopment plan for the City of Plainfield with color coded residential, commercial, industrial, office, utility, recreational, and public zones. The preparation of this report was financed in part...
Time PeriodContemporary America (1968-present)
Date Created1820
DescriptionDeed for parcel of land in the Township of Bergen, now part of Jersey City. The property is described in relation to neighbors and a "Cedar Swamp," indicating how undeveloped the area still was. But...
Time PeriodExpansion and Reform (1801-1861)
Date Created1921
DescriptionNewspaper article about the Klein family in New Brunswick. Martin Klein, a German immagrant, founded a hotel in New Brusnwick in 1863. At the time of this article, his sons, Martin and Peter, owned...
Date Created1872
DescriptionMap of the State of New Jersey from 1872. Directions are given for how to draw an accurate map of the State.
Date Created1908
DescriptionMap of Paterson, New Jersey, 1908.
Date Created1903
DescriptionMap of the State of New Jersey. This map shows the growth of cities and roads on the State compared with maps from the 19th Century.
Date Created1940-1949
DescriptionPictured from left to right are Fuju Sasaki, Ellen Nakamura, and Harold Ouchida. These representatives from the Jerome Relocation Commission in Arkansas were invited to Seabrook to investigate the...
Date Created1950-1959
DescriptionPictured is Annice(Ann) Locke, former head of the USO, which served as the community house at Seabrook. Later Dorothy Chapman took over and helped establish the Seabrook Community House. Ms. Locke...
Date Created1922
DescriptionThe Whittier House Social Settlement, the first settlement house in New Jersey, was established in Jersey City, N.J. in 1894. Founded by Cornelia Foster Bradford, who would remain with the...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
Date Created1917
DescriptionWhittier House scrapbooks document Whittier House programs, events, and anniversary celebrations through newspaper clippings, lecture fliers, newsletters, event programs, and ticket stubs. Newspaper...
Time PeriodThe Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)