Genealogy Resources at Jersey City Public Library

Plainfield Library Genealogy Club presents Danny Klein, Librarian at the New Jersey Room of Jersey City Public Library. Learn about the wonderful resources for genealogists available at the New Jersey Room of Jersey City Public Library. The New Jersey Room holds a collection of materials about New Jersey with an emphasis on Jersey City and Hudson County. The collection, numbering about 20,000 volumes, includes both current and historical information. In addition to books, there is a complete collection of all published Jersey City/Hoboken city directories dating from 1849 to 1925; a keyword-searchable database of The Jersey Journal from 1867-present, a high school yearbook collection with more than 2,000 items from schools all over Hudson County, a picture collection of over 13,000 images; hundreds of historic and contemporary maps; over 150 periodicals; manuscript collections; and several thousand topical files.

There will be time for a Q&A following the presentation.

Co-hosted by Plainfield Public Library and the Historical Society of Plainfield / Drake House Museum

This is a FREE program. REGISTER HERE:

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9cZT_IxpQve4zbPNtNDVJw

Contact Information
  1. Local History Dept.
  2. 908-757-1111 x136
  3. genealogy@plfdpl.info
Sat, May 01
10:30 am — 12:00 pm
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Plainfield Library Genealogy Club presents Danny Klein, Librarian at the New Jersey Room of Jersey City Public Library. Learn about the wonderful resources for genealogists available at the New Jersey Room of Jersey City Public Library. The New Jersey Room holds a collection of materials about New Jersey with an emphasis on Jersey City and Hudson County. The collection, numbering about 20,000 ...

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