Date Created1946
DescriptionNewspaper article praising the success of A.A. Adams, owner of Old Newark Theater, and the Paramount.
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
Date Created1950-1959
DescriptionAngelina Halamandaris, first Greek American women to attend and graduate from Newark College of Engineering as a chemical engineer, c. 1950's. Courtesy of Angelina Halamandaris Aretakis
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
Date Created1960-1969
DescriptionIn this press release, the New Jersey Committee for Modernization of U.S. Immigration Law expresses its belief that the immigration laws of the time were too restrictive and outdated. After outlining...
AuthorAtwood, Jr., Wallace W; Trytten, M.H.
Date Created1957
DescriptionAfter the Soviets suppressed the Revolution in Hungary in 1956, approximately 200,000 Hungarians fled the country. Many Hungarian refugees came to New Jersey, some of whom were housed at Camp Kilmer,...
Date Created1961
DescriptionNew honor for Dr. Antonius, heart center names for him. Ahepa Voice, March 1961, no.1
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)
AuthorFernow, Berthold
Date Created1898
DescriptionBeginning with a comparison of Native American and European naming customs, this booklet discusses the derivations of the patronymics found in the index to the "Records of New Amsterdam." Several of...
AuthorVan Winkle, Daniel
Date Created1924
DescriptionHistory of the Bergen Reformed Church, from its founding in 1660 through the end of the 1800s. Begins with establishment of Dutch colony, rich in detail and anecdotes including economic details such...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
AuthorWilliams, C. S.; Irving, Washington
Date Created1911
DescriptionDetailed listing of marriages and children descending from the 1666 marriage of Joris Jansen (of Hoorn) and Maria Rutgers (of Amersfoort). Introduction and early entries describe communities in...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
AuthorNelson, William
Date Created1912
DescriptionDiscussion of the naming practices of Dutch immigrants, with examples from those who settled throughout New Jersey. Challenges in deciphering how spellings changed over time, and patronymics versus...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763)
Date Created1921
DescriptionThe Seabrooker was a community newsletter periodically published by Seabrook Farms during the 1900s. These newsletter issues are representative of the values of sharing, tolerance, and respect...
Time PeriodPostwar Years (1945-1970)