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Local History

Bergen County Historical Society

Historic site and event listings for Bergen County.

Hudson County Genealogical and Historical Society

Historic site and event listings for Hudson County.

Passaic County Historical Society

Historic site and event listings for Hudson County.

New Jersey History

New Jersey Digital Highway

A collaboration between Rutgers University Libraries, The New Jersey State Library, The New Jersey Division of Archives and Records Management, The New Jersey Historical Society, and the American Labor Museum, NJDH serves as a portal for digital historical and cultural resources.

New Jersey State Archives

Access to historic documents including the NJ state constitutions and digital exhibits.

New Jersey State Historic Sites

Maintained by the New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry, this website gives information on State Owned Historic Sites that everyone can visit.

Visit NJ: History

Maintained by the New Jersey Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism, this website includes information about NJ historic sites, memorials, and museums. Searchable by ADA compliance, family/pet friendliness, free admission, and other factors useful to travelers.

US History

Digital History

Textbook, primary source, and multimedia American history resources.

Digital Vaults

The National Archives Experience: Digital Vaults is an interactive exploration of history that examines thousands of documents, photographs, and pieces of history that have been integrated in a digital format.

Library of Congress: American Memory

Secondary and primary source materials, recordings, images, prints, maps, and sheet music documenting  the history of the United States.

National Register of Historic Places

Maintained by the National Park Service, this website includes sample travel itineraries, monthly online exhibits, and teaching resources.

United States National Archives and Records Administration

Historic documents, veterans’ service records, genealogical materials, online exhibits, and more.

World History

BBC: History

Major categories include: Ancient History, Archaeology, Church and State, Science and Discovery, Society and Conflict, War and Culture, and Family History.

History Channel

General information on World and American history including articles and video content.

PBS: History

General information on World and American history topics. Includes video clips from PBS.

Smithsonian Education

General World and American history including resources for students and educators.

 

Last updated March 13, 2017