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Publications & Lending Library       call, email or write to us.
All publications are FREE

Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission has a long history of outstanding and award-winning publications. These are offered without charge to schools libraries, educators, students and the general public.

Lending

Library

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700 volumes comprise the free lending library. Need information on forming a non-profit group? Want to know more about community histories? Looking for information on restoring historic properties? Want data about managing a public museum? Look no further. This is the most comprehensive cultural management library in the State of New Jersey, and it's available to you!

Civil War
in
New Jersey

 

 

76 pages with historic images about NJ and the Civil War

Perfect reading for this 5-year period that recognizes the most divisive time in our history.

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Treasures

Historic Sites to Visit
as Found Throughout Middlesex County

Take your kids and family to historic sites in Middlesex County

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Learn more about the founding of our towns and the significance of our people and places.

Year of the

Dragon Book

and

How To Draw a Dragon Booklet

In the

Traditions
of

Our Ancestors

Folk Arts in New Jersey

Traditions Passed from One Generation to Another

The

Lost Histories

of

Perth Amboy

A story about the American Revolution,  Destruction, Reconstruction

Lost Histories

Indian

Queen

Tavern
Monograph

History of the Indian Queen Tavern and the untold story of tavern life in New Brunswick

The

History Buff's Guide to

Middlesex

County

The History of Middlesex County is a "must have" for all students.

Folklife Program for NJ Brochure - A Project of the Cultural & Heritage Commission

This publication explains the folk arts in New Jersey, and the programs/services of our folklife program, in addition to those of sister agencies in other parts of the state.

Raritan Landing Classroom Activities Guide

This Guide was created as a companion to the exhibit Raritan Landing...Uncovering a Forgotten Past. It was written by archaeologists to inspire students and teachers to explore the rich history of Raritan Landing.