The Collection

The Collection

Holdings Include:

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Deed Indexes

1800-1952

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Applications for Letters of Testimony

1876-1890 1909-1986

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Will Indexes

1800-2001

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Will Books

1804-1855

1902-1986

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Orphans Court Minutes (Probate Court)

1943-1986

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Genealogical Files

900

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Historical Files

500

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Cemetery Records

94

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Reference File

18000

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Directories

1869-1980

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Deeds and Indentures

1682-1940's

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Maps, Searches, Surveys

1700-1940

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Miscellaneous Files (bonds, settlements, agreements, judgments and other legal transactions)

1737-1945

On Microfilm:

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US Census

1830-1930

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NJ Census

1885-1915

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Charles E. Sheppard Papers & Genealogy

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Phillip Vickers Fithian Journals

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Records of Japanese Internment in the US

Newspapers on Microfilm:

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NJ Argus and Sentinel

1795-1796

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Washington Whig & Related Items         

1815-1837

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Bridgeton Chronicle

1837-1888

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West Jersey Pioneer

1852-1884

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New Jersey Patriot

1869-1914

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Dollar Weekly

1880-1906

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Bridgeton Pioneer

1884-1917

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Bridgeton Evening News

1879-2012

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Washington Whig/West Jersey Observer

1831-1893

Book Collections:

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John DuBois Maritime

150 Maritime

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Charles F. Dare

50 Civil War

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Tomlinson Americana

375 Historical

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New Jersey Subjects

240 Volumes

Newspaper Volumes:

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Dollar Weekly

1879-1941 (incomplete)

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Bridgeton Evening News

1879-1989 (incomplete)

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Bridgeton Pioneer

1885-1916

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Bridgeton Advertiser & Review

1874-1875

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Bridgeton Chronicle

1863-1888

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NJ Patriot

1869-1914

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Advertiser & Review

1871-1876

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West Jersey Pioneer

1852-1876

  
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