The mission of the New Jersey Historical Commission is to enrich the lives of the public
by preserving the historical record and advancing interest
in and awareness of New Jersey's past.
Maxine Lurie, PhD, Chair
Margaret Westfield, R.A., Vice-Chair
Senator Christopher Bateman
Jayne S. Carmody
Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll
Susan P. Coen
Assemblyman Craig Coughlin
Larry Greene, PhD.
Joseph E. Salvatore, M.D.
Richard Veit, Ph.D.
Senator Loretta Weinberg
B. Michael Zuckerman, Ph.D.
Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno
State Librarian Mary Chute
Contact the NJ Historical Commission
NJ Historical Commission
P.O. Box 305
Trenton, NJ 08625
Tel: (609) 292-6062
Fax: (609) 633-8168
New Jersey Historical Commission
News & Headlines
This notice is to offer updated news and notes from the New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC) as it looks ahead to a busy and eventful February.
Field Trip New Jersey
NJHC is proud to help support this terrific collaboration between the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation and Community Foundation of NJ.
2015 Award Recipients
NJHC is proud to announce the 2015 recipients of the Richard Hughes Award, Awards of Recognition, and the Richard P. McCormick Prize.
Nominations for Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award®
Nomination in the “Nostalgia Program” category at the 58th Annual New York Emmy Awards® earlier this year, the It Happened Here: New Jersey
video series earned another prestigious distinction.