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New Jersey: Early European Settlement

Resources, both printed and digital, to assist in performing research on New Jersey history.

Local Resources

Craven, Wesley Frank. New Jersey and the English Colonization of North America. Princeton, NJ: Van Nostrand, 1964.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F137.C896
ALEXANDER STACKS F137.C896
ROBESON STACKS F137.C896
DOUGLASS STACKS F137.C896
CARR STACKS F137.C896

Cunningham, John T. Colonial New Jersey. New York: T. Nelson, 1971.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F137.C94
ROBESON STACKS F137.C94
ALEXANDER STACKS F137.C94

McCormick, Richard P. New Jersey From Colony To State, 1609-1789. Newark, NJ: New Jersey Historical Society, 1981.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F137.M2 1981
ROBESON STACKS F137.M2 1981
DANA STACKS F137.M2 1981 [2 copies]
DOUGLASS STACKS F137.M2 1981

Orr, Tamra. A Primary Source History of the Colony of New Jersey. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, 2006.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F137.O77 2006

Smith, Samuel. The History of the Colony Of Nova-Caesaria, or New-Jersey: Containing, An Account of Its First Settlement, Progressive Improvements, the Original and Present Constitution, and Other Events, to the Year 1721, with Some Particulars Since; And A Short View of Its Present State. Burlington, NJ, 1765 (first edition). Many other editions also available.

ALEXANDER STACKS F137.S65 1877
ANNEX STACKS F137.S65 1877
ROBESON STACKS F137.S66 1890a
DANA STACKS F137.S67
DOUGLASS STACKS F137.SM65
SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F137.S65 1877
Also available via RUTGERS ONLINE: Early American Imprints, First Series, no.10166 [Rutgers Restricted]
The 1877 edition is available online via the Internet Archive.

Wacker, Peter O. Land and People: A Cultural Geography of Preindustrial New Jersey Origins and Settlement Patterns. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1975.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F137.W3

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