Landscapes of Conflict: Battlefield Preservation
Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
June 22-24, 2018
Registration is now open.
The Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists (CQHA) will hold its next biennial conference at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst on June 22-24, 2018. The conference will be followed by an optional post-conference bus tour to Quaker sites in Massachusetts and Rhode Island on June 24-26.
The New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in the Pane Room, Rutgers University Library, 169 College Avenue, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Program: Presentations by NJSAA 2017 Stellhorn and Teaching Award recipients at 4:15 p.m.:
Come cheer on the Monmouth University History and Anthropology Club as they take on the Monmouth Furnace Base Ball Club (https://www.monmouthfurnacebaseball.org/) this Saturday, April 14th at 10am at Monmouth University. We'll be playing on the lower Great Lawn (not the baseball field). This is between Pollak Theatre and the Great Lawn apartments. Enjoy the game, the costumes, and learn about the base ball of yesteryear!
Pioneering Play: Women in Game Development & Design
Reminder: The deadline is 4/12 to submit a nomination for the 2018 NJ Historic Preservation Awards to be presented at a special afternoon reception during the 2018 NJ History & Historic Preservation Conference.
As I mentioned in a couple of posts to h-nj two years ago, I’ve been working on a project involving a New Jersey-based textbook author, Marcius Willson (1813-1905). My biggest challenge is finding any surviving correspondence (I’ve already surveyed material in his publishers’ records).
Where can information be found about Clyde Potts, a Civil Engineer who created water and sewage systems worldwide, and who was a Morristown Mayor from 1922 to 1948?
The New Jersey Historical Commission is now accepting nominations for the following Prizes and Awards: