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NJSAA Author Awards- Last Call for Nominations April 30th, 2018

Call for Nominations

The New Jersey authors’ awards were instituted in 1994 to encourage and celebrate books about New Jersey.  Awards are considered for works in five, non-fiction categories:

               edited works        




                reproduction of primary resources

Re: NJ Supreme Court cuts off Morris County's historic preservation grants to Houses of Worship

​For me NJ's religious structures are one of the most historically significant building types for their architectural expression, association with both history and culture. It is certainly difficult to think of a more ubiquitous and pervasive property type.