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The New Jersey Historical Society Subject Index

The New Jersey Historical Society Library Collection of Vertical Files also includes Family Vertical Files, Biography Vertical Files, and Newark Vertical Files.

 

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

X

Y

Z

S

S. B. Thomas' Baking Company, Totowa

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church

          See: Bloomfield Historic Churches

Saddle Brook (Bergen County)

Saddle River (Bergen County)

Safety

Sailing

          See also: Marine/Maritime; Ships; Yachts

St. Elizabeth's College, Convent Station

St. Joseph's Hospital, Paterson

St. Peter's College, Jersey City

St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Alexandria Township

See: Alexandria Township

Salem

Salem County

See also: East Point Lighthouse

Salem County Historical Society

Salem Mills (Union County)

Salem Monthly Meeting (Quakers)

Salem Nuclear Generating Station

Salem Road, the Old

          See: Roads

Salmon House, Flanders

Salt Works

Salvation Army

Sandoz Pharmacceuticals Corp., East Hanover

Sandy Hook (Monmouth County)

Sandy Hook Lighthouse

Sandy New

See: Leedsville

Sandystone Township (Sussex County)

SAR

See: Sons of the American Revolution

Savannah (S.S.)

Sawmills

Sayreville (Middlesex County)

Scarfo Crime Family

See also: Organized Crime

Schering-Plough Corp., Madison

Schiffli (Embroidery & Laces)

School Houses

Schools

Schooley's Mountain (Morris County)

Science

See also: Geology; Liberty Science Center; New Jersey Academy of Science; Women – Science and Medicine

Scobeyville (Monmouth County)

Scotch Plains (Union County)

Scots in NJ

Scouts

Sculpture

Scungilli

          See: Sea Shells

Sea Breeze (Cumberland County)

Sea Bright (Monmouth County)

Sea Girt (Monmouth County)

Sea Girt Lighthouse

          See also: Lighthouses; Marine/Maritime

Sea Isle City (Cape May County)

Sea-Land Services, Inc.

Sea Shells

Seabrook (Cumberland County)

Seabrook Farms

Seal — NJ State Seal

          See: State Symbols — NJ

Seals (Animal)

          See: Marine Animals

Seals (Symbols)

Seamatech Corp.

Sears Houses

See: Kit Houses

Seaside Heights (Ocean County)

Seaside Park (Ocean County)

Seaville (Cape May County)

Secaucus (Hudson County)

Secretaries

Secret Service

Seeing Eye

See also: Blindness

Selective Service

Self Mastery Colony

Senior Citizens

Sergeantsville (Hunterdon County)

Seton Hall University (South Orange)

Settlements

Sewaren (Middlesex County)

Sexism

Seymour & Whitlock (Machinery)

Shakers, The

Sharks

          See also: Marine Animals; Marine/Maritime

Sharptown (Salem County)

Shaytown (Sussex County)

Shell Pile (Cumberland County)

Shells (Sea Shells)

          See: Sea Shells

Shelton College

Shiloh

Ships

See also: Atlantus (S.S. - Concrete Ship); Battleship New Jersey; Battleships; Boats and Boating; Carolina (S.S.); Elco Motor Boats; Morro Castle (S.S.); Sailing; Shipwrecks; Steamboats; Submarines; Yachts

Shipwrecks

See also: Carolina (S.S.); Sindia

Shopping Centers and Malls

Shore (NJ)

Shore (Newspaper articles by Cunningham)

Short Hills (Essex County)

See also: Cora Hartshorn Arboretum & Bird Sanctuary

Short Line Railroads

See also: Blue Comet Train; Blue River & Western Railroad; Camden & Amboy Railroad; Light Rail; Lindenwold Hi-Speed Transit Line; Morris County; Central Railroad; Morristown & Erie Railway; New York, Susquenna & Western Railroad; Pine Creek Railroad; Rahway Valley Railroad; Rockaway Valley Railroad; Whippany-Toonerville Railroad

Shrewsbury (Monmouth County)

Signers of the Constitution

Signers of the Declaration of Independence

Silver and Silversmiths

Sindia (1901 Shipwreck off Ocean City)

Singac (Passaic County)

Singer Sewing Machine Co. (Elizabeth, N.J.)

Skiing

Skillman (Somerset County)

Skunk Hollow (Bergen County)

See also: African American Communities

Skylands

Skylands Botanical Garden

See: New Jersey Botanical Garden at Skylands

Slavery

See also: Abolition and Abolitionists; African Americans; Manumission; Underground Railroad; Slave Records of Morris County, New Jersey: 1756-1841, ed., David Mitros, Morris County Heritage Commission, 1991...929.3/M83sla (Reading Room); Writings and Speeches of Alvan Stewart on Slavery , ed., Luther Rawson Marsh, 1860…973.7111/S851 (Newark Stacks)

Slovaks in NJ

Small Gloucester (Gloucester County)

See: African American Communities

Smoking

Smugglers Woods

Snakes

Snow Hill

See: Lawnside

Soccer

Social Welfare

Society for the Establishment of Usefull Manufactures (S.U.M.) see Great Falls Historic District, Paterson

Society of Friends

See: Quakers

Society of Mayflower Descendents in the State of New Jersey

          See also: Hereditary Societies

Society of the Cincinnati in New Jersey

          See also: Hereditary Societies

Society of the War of 1812

          See also: Hereditary Societies

Somers Point (Atlantic County)

Somerset

Somerset County

Somerset County College

Somerset Hospitals

Somerville (Somerset County)

See also: Duke Gardens

Songs (New Jersey)

Sons of the American Revolution

          See also: Hereditary Societies

Sopranos, The (Television show)

South Amboy (Middlesex County)

South Belmar/ Lake Como (Monmouth County)

South Branch (Somerset County)

South Bound Brook (Somerset County)

South Brunswick (Middlesex County)

South Jersey

South Jersey Secession Movement

South Orange (Essex County)

See also: New Jersey Fire Museum; Seton Hall University

South Plainfield (Middlesex County)

South River (Middlesex County)

Spalding Sporting Goods

See: A.G. Spalding & Bros.

Spanish American War

Sparta (Sussex County)

Special Olympics

See also: Olympic Sports

Speedwell Village (Burlington County)

Speedwell Village (Morris County)

See: Historic Speedwell

Spinners/Spinning

          See: Weaving/Spinning

Sports

See also: A.G. Spalding & Bros.; Balloons & Ballooning; Baseball; Basketball; Bowling; Boxing; Canoeing; Football; Golf; Hockey; Horseracing; Hunts; Lacrosse; Olympic Games; Racing (Car); Skiing; Soccer; Special Olympics; Tennis; Track; Winter Sports; Women - Sports

Spotswood (Middlesex County)

Spring Lake (Monmouth County)

Springdale

Springfield (Burlington County)

Springfield (Union County)

Springtown (Cumberland County)

See also: African American Communities

Squan Inlet Lighthouse

          See: Sea Girt Lighthouse

Square Dance (NJ State Dance)

          See: Dance; State Symbols — NJ

Squibb & Co.

Stafford Township

Stagecoaches

Stained Glass

          See: Glass

Stamps

          See: Postage Stamps

Stanhope (Sussex County)

Stanton (Hunterdon County)

State Bird (Eastern Goldfinch)

          See: Birds; State Symbols — NJ

State Colors (Buff and Jersey Blue)

          See: State Symbols — NJ

State Dance (the Square Dance)

          See: Dance; State Symbols — NJ

State Fish (Brook Trout)

          See: Fish and Fishing; State Symbols — NJ

State Flower (Violet)

          See: Flowers; State Symbols — NJ

State House — Trenton, New Jersey

State Insect (Honey Bee)

          See: Bees and Beekeeping; State Symbols — NJ

State Parks

State Planning

State Police

          See: New Jersey State Police

State Seal

          See: State Symbols — NJ

State Shell (Knobbed Whelk)

          See: Sea Shells; State Symbols — NJ

State Symbols — NJ

State Trees (Red Oak and Dogwood)

          See: State Symbols — NJ ; Trees

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty — Centennial 1986

Statues and Monuments

Steamboats

Stelton (Middlesex County)

Stephensburg

Stevens Castle, Hoboken

See: Castle Stevens

Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken

Stillwater (Sussex County)

Stirling (Morris County)

Stivers & Sons

See: Arnold Stivers & Sons (Coach Locks)

Stock Exchange

Stockholm (Sussex County)

Stockton

Stone House Plains Church, Bloomfield

See: Brookdale Reformed Dutch Church & Burying Ground

Stores (Retail)

See also: Shopping Centers & Malls

Stoutsburg (Somerset County)

Strathmere (Cape May County)

Streams

          See : Rivers

Stuyvesant Mansion, Allendale

See: Allendale

Submarines

Substance Abuse

Suburbs

Subways

Succasunna (Morris County)

Suffrage

See also: Biography V/F - Blackwell, Antoinette Brown; Biography V/F - Stone, Lucy

See also: Civil Rights; League of Women Voters; Voting

See also: MG 572 - Mary Philbrook Papers; MG 770 – New Jersey Woman Suffrage Association Minute Book, 1894-98

See also: Reclaiming Lost Ground: The Struggle for Woman Suffrage in New Jersey; Neale McGoldrick & Margaret Crocco, 1993…324.623/M1461 (Newark Stacks);

Suicides

S.U.M. (Society for the Establishment of Usefull Manufactures) see Great Falls Historic District, Paterson

Summit (Union County)

See also: Fair Oaks Hospital; Overlook Hospital; Reeve-Reed Arboretum

Summit Historical Society

Sunfish Pond, Warren County

Superfund Sites

          See also: Hazardous Waste

Surf City (Ocean County)

Surrogate Motherhood

"Susie Q" Railroad

See: New York, Susquehanna & Western Railroad

Sussex

Sussex County

Sussex County Community College

Sussex County Historical Society

Swartswood (Sussex)

Swedes in NJ

See also: New Sweden

Swedesboro (Gloucester County)

Sweetwater

See: Pleasant Mills

Swords

T

Tabernacle Methodist Episcopal Church, Erma

See: Erma

Taverns

          See: Hotels and Taverns

Tavistock (Camden County)

Taxes and Taxation

Taylor-Wharton Iron & Steel

Teaneck (Bergen County)

Technology

Telegraph

See also: American Telephone & Telegraph; Historic Speedwell

Telephone

See also: American Telephone & Telegraph; New Jersey Bell

Television

See also: New Jersey Network (NJN); Sopranos

Ten Pin Bowling

See: Bowling

Tenafly (Bergen County)

Tenafly Jubilee

Tennent Church, Freehold

          See: Old Tennent Church Freehold

Tennis

Tercentenary Tales

Terrorism

Teterboro (Bergen County)

Tewkesbury Township (Hunterdon County)

Thanksgiving

Theater

See also: Crossroads Theater; Garden State Theatre Organ Society; George Street Playhouse; McCarter Theater; Morris Theater; New Jersey Shakespeare Festival; Papermill Playhouse; Whole Theater

Theater Organs

See: Garden State Theatre Organ Society

Theater Programs

Theaters

See: Drive-In Movie Theaters; Movie & Vaudeville Theaters; Theater

Thomas A. Edison College

Thomas J. Lipton, Inc. (Tea)

Thompson Machine Company, (Belleville)

Tiffany & Co.

Time Capsules

Tinton Falls (Monmouth County)

Titusville (Mercer County)

See also: Howell Living History Farm

Tocks Island

Tomatoes

Toms River (Ocean County)

See also: Community Memorial Hospital

Tools

Totowa (Passaic County)

Tourism

Tours

Towaco

Towers

Town Bank (Cape May County)

"Town for the Motor Age"

See: Radburn

Towns (Individual) filed under name of City/Town/Municipality

See also: African American Communities; Municipal Mergers

Toxic Waste

          See: Hazardous Waste

Toys

Track

Trade Unions

Trailers

Trails

Trains

          See: Railroads

Tranquility (Sussex County)

Transcontinental Gas Line Corp.

Transportation

Transportation by Air

Transportation by Land

Transportation by Water

Trapping

See: Hunting & Trapping

Travel

Treasures

Trees

Trees — NJ State Trees (Red Oak and Dogwood)

          See: State Symbols NJ; Trees

Trails

Treaty of Paris, 1783

Trent House, Trenton

Trenton (Mercer County)

See also: Helene Fuld Medical Center; New Jersey State Hospital at Trenton; Trent House

Trenton Business College

See: Rider University

Trenton State College

Trials

Triangle Conduit & Cable Co.

Trips (Articles by Cunningham)

Trolley and Cable Cars

Trout — NJ State Fish (Brook Trout)

          See: Fish and Fishing; State Symbols - NJ

Trucking

See also: Mack Trucks

Tuberculosis

Tubes, the

See: PATH trains

Tuckahoe (Cape May County)

Tuckerton (Ocean County)

Tunnels

Turnpike

See: New Jersey Turnpike

Turtles

Twin Lights

          See: Navesink Twin Lights Lighthouse

Twins

U

U.F.O.s (Unidentified Flying Objects)

U.S. Daughters of 1812

See also: Hereditary Societies

U.S. Patent Office

U.S. Rubber, Wayne

U.S. Testing Co., Hoboken

U.S.S. New Jersey

See: Battleship New Jersey

Ukrainians in NJ

Underground Railroad

See also: Abolition and Abolitionists; African Americans; Lawnside; Manumission; Slavery

          Union City (Hudson County) Originally called West Hoboken

Union County

Union Junior College

Union Township (Hunterdon County)

Union Township (Union County)

Unions

          See: Trade Unions; Labor

United Fund Drives

United States Constitution

See: Constitution, U.S.

United States Golf Association

See: Golf House Museum & Library

University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark (UMDNJ)

Universities

See: Colleges & Universities; [Individual school names]

Upper Closter

See: Alpine

Upper Deerfield Township (Cumberland County)

Upper Freehold Township (Monmouth County)

Upper Mill (Burlington County)

Upper Saddle River (Bergen County)

Upper Saddle River Historical Society

Upper Township

Upsala College

Upton (Burlington County)

Urban Problems

Urbanization

Utilities

Utopian Communities

V

Valentines

Van Riper-Tice Barn, Upper Saddle River

See: Upper Saddle River Historical Society

Vehicles

See: Automobiles

Vernon (Sussex County)

Verona (Essex County)

Veterans

          See also: Military

Victorian Architecture/ Victoriana

Victory Gardens (Morris County)

Vietnam War

See also: Military

Vineland (Cumberland County)

Violet (NJ State Flower)

          See: Flowers; State Symbols - NJ

Vital Records

Vocational Programs

Volendam Windmill Museum

See: Holland Township

Volkswagen of America

Volunteers

Volvo, Inc.

Voting

          See also: Redistricting; Suffrage

W

WBGO, Newark Public Radio

Wading River (Burlington County)

See also: Lower Bank

Wages

Waldwick (Bergen County)

Wallace & Tiernan, Belleville

Wallington (Bergen County)

Walnford, Allentown

See: Allentown

Walpack (Sussex County)

Walpack Historical Society

Walson Army Hospital, Fort Dix

Walt Whitman Association

See also: V/F Biography Whitman, Walt

Wampum

          See: Coins & Currency

Wanaque (Passaic County)

Wantage (Sussex County)

War of 1812

"War of the Worlds" Broadcast, 1938

See: Grovers Mill

Waretown (Ocean County)

Warner-Lambert (Pharmaceuticals)

Warren County

See also: Sunfish Pond

Warren County Cemetaries

Warren County Community College

Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission

Warren Hospital, Phillipsburg

Warren Township (Somerset County)

Wars

See: American Revolution; Civil War; Gulf War; Vietnam War; War of 1812; World War I; World War II

Washington (George) In New Jersey

Washington (Warren County)

See also: Warren County Community College

Washington Association of New Jersey

Washington Township (Bergen County)

Washington Valley

Washington's Crossing (Mercer County)

Waste Disposal

Watches

          See: Clocks and Watches

Watchung (Somerset County)

Watchung Presbyterian Church, Bloomfield

          See: Historic Churches - Bloomfield

Water

          See also: Floods; Hazardous Waste; Irrigation; Marine/Maritime; Rivers; Water Supply

Water Motors

Water Supply

Waterfront

Waterloo Village, Satanhope (Sussex County) (for Canal Museum at Waterloo Village, see Canal Society of New Jersey

Wayne (Passaic County)

See also: William Paterson University

Wealth

Weather

Weathervanes

Weaving/Spinning

Weddings

Weehawken (Hudson County)

Welch Grape Juice Co.

Welfare

Welsh in NJ

West Atlantic City (Atlantic County)

West Creek (Ocean County)

West Deptford (Gloucester County)

West Hoboken (Hudson County)

See: Union City

West Jersey (Province)

West Long Branch (Monmouth County)

See also: Monmouth University

West Milford (Passaic County)

West New York (Hudson County)

West Orange (Essex County)

See also: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation; Pals Cabin Restaurant

West Paterson (Passaic County)

West Portal (Hunterdon County)

West Trenton (Mercer County)

West Windsor (Mercer County)

Western Electric Co.

Westfield (Union County)

Westhampton (Burlington County)

Westinghouse

Westminster Choir College

See also: Rider University

Westminster Presbyterian Church, Bloomfield

See: Bloomfield Historic Churches

Weston (Somerset County)

Weston Instruments, Inc.

Westwood (Bergen County)

Wetlands

Weymouth (Atlantic County)

Whales and Whaling

          See also: Marine/Maritime

Wharton (Morris County)

Wheaton Village, Millville

Wheatsheaf

See: Linden

Whippany (Morris County)

Whippany Railway Museum

Whippany-Toonerville Railroad

White House (Hunterdon County)

White Township (Warren County)

Whitesboro (Cape May County)

See also: African American Communities

Whole Theater (Montclair)

Whole Theater (New Brunswick)

Wickatunk (Monmouth County)

Wildwood (Cape May County)

William Paterson University, Wayne

William Trent House

See: Trent House, Trenton

Williamsville

Willow Grove

Willowwood Arboretum, Chester Township

Wills

Winchester

Windmills

See also: Holland Township (Voelendam Windmill Museum)

Wines & Wines

Winfield (Union County)

Winter Sports

Wiss Jewelers

Witches

Women

          See also: African American "Firsts"; African American Women; Suffrage

Women — Arts

Women — Business and Industry

Women — Careers

Women — Education

Women — "Firsts"

          See also: African American "Firsts"

Women — Historical

Women — Organizations

See also: New Jersey State Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs

Women — Politics and Government

Women — Science and Medicine

Women — Sports

Women — Works Progress Administration/Work Projects Administration (WPA)

Woodbine (Cape May County)

Woodbridge (Middlesex County)

Woodbury (Gloucester County)

Woodland Cemetery, Newark

See also: MG 1230, Woodland Burial Card File

Wood-Ridge (Bergen County)

See also: Curtiss-Wright Corporation

Woodside-Coeyman Family Cemetery, Newark

See: Essex County Cemeteries

Woodstown (Salem County)

Woolrich Township (Swedesoro--Gloucester County)

Works Progress Administration (WPA)

World War I

See also: Camp Merritt; Miltary

World War II

See also: Military

World’s Fair 1939

World’s Fair 1964-1965

Worthington Corp., Harrison

Wrightstown (Burlington County)

Writing & Literature

          See also: Authors; Poetry; Poets

Wyckoff (Bergen County)

Wykertown (Sussex County)

Y

Y.M.C.A. — Y.W.C.A.

Yachts

Yardville (Mercer County)

Z

Zarephath (Somerset County)

Zoning

Zoos

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