Document Archives

Digital archives of documents including books and other historical publications on the Hopewell Valley region, including books from the early 1900’s, and more recent publications.

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Doc > PamphletHwBoro1896Hopewell Celebration 120th Anniv. of Decl. of Indep. (1896) – Normer GrayGoogdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1908Pioneers of Old Hopewell (1908/1963) – Ralph Ege [10M]Googbook dochwboro
Doc > BookMercerCty1875Historical Atlas of Mercer County, N.J. (1875) – Everts & Stewart [130M]LoCbook docmercercty
Doc > BookHwBoro19091909 Hopewell N.J. (1909) – Fry & Whitehead – photocopyHPLbook dochwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1897Healthful Historic Hopewell (1897) – Normer Gray (PDF)HMbook dochwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1897Healthful Historic Hopewell (1897) – Normer Gray (text)HMbook dochwboro
Doc > BookMercerCty1883History of Burlington and Mercer Ctys (1883) – Woodward & Hageman [140M]HathiTrustbook docmercercty
Doc > BookMercerCty1883History of Burlington and Mercer Ctys (1883) – Woodward & Hageman – MercerCty [59M]HathiTrustbook docmercercty
Doc > BookMercerCty1883History of Burlington and Mercer Ctys (1883) – Woodward & Hageman (text)HathiTrustbook docmercercty
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1876Historical Sketch of Hopewell, Centennial speech (July 4, 1876)HPL/HMdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BookNJ1868Historical Collections of the State of N.J. in 1865 – Barber & Howe [22M]Googbook docnj
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1882Historical Sketch of Old School Baptist Church (1882) – PuringtonPBLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BookPennBoro1876History of Presbyterian Church at Pennington (1876) – HaleGoogbook docpennboro
Doc > BookNJ1882Industries Of N.J. – Part I. incl. Pennington & Hopewell (1882) – EdwardsGoogbook docnj
Doc > BookHwTwp1882Industries Of N.J. – Part I (1882) – Edwards – Extract Hw TwpGoogbook dochwtwp
Doc > BookHwBoro19091909 Hopewell N.J. (1909) – Fry & WhiteheadHPLbook dochwboro
Doc > BookNJ1830An Epitome of Universal Geography w/ 60 Maps (1830) – HaleGoogbook docnj
Doc > BookNJ1872State Atlas of New Jersey (1872) – BeersRutgersbook docnj
Doc > BookNJ1888Atlas of New Jersey, Geological Survey (1888) – Bien [Extract – NJ & HV]Princetonbook docnj
Doc > BookNJ1886General Atlas Of The World (1886) – ColtonDRbook docnj
Doc > BookHwBoro1931Town Records of Hopewell (1931) – Colonial Dames (Extract)HPLbook dochwboro
Doc > BookHwTwp1963Hopewell Valley (1963) – League Women Voters (Intro)HPLbook dochwtwp
Doc > ReportNJ1981Operating Passenger RR Stations in NJ – Historical Survey (1981)NRHPdoc reportnj
Doc > ReportPennBoro1974Natl Register Nomination – Pennington RR Station (1974)NRHPdoc reportpennboro
Doc > ReportHwBoro1981Natl Register – NJ Transit RR Station Survey: Hopewell (1981)NRHPdoc reporthwboro
Doc > ReportHwBoro1979Hopewell Borough Master Plan (1979)HwBorodoc reporthwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1910Bell Telephone Directory – Hopewell (1910)DHSdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1947Be It Ever So Humble (1947) – Dean Ashton (Intro)HPLbook dochwboro
Doc > BookNJ1916N.J. Election – 1915 Constitutional Amend – Suffrage (1916)NJCSSbook docnj
Doc > BookHwBoro1960Hopewell Academy – Dean Ashton (1960)JDbook dochwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1966Hopewell Calvary Baptist Church – 95th Anniv Booklet (1966)CBCdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1977St. Alphonsus Church Hopewell – 100th Anniv Booklet (1977)RWdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1915Historical Sketch of Hopewell First Old School Baptist Church (1915)HPLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1921Library Week – Raising Funds for Hopewell Library and Museum (1921)HPLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1966Jaycee Calendar for Hopewell Boro 75th Anniv (1966-67)HPLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1969HwBoro Fire Dept – Building Dedication (1969)DHSdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1917Blue and Gold – HwBoro High School Yearbook (1917)DHSbook dochwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1926Dedicatory Exercises, Hopewell Grammar School (1926)HPLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1959John Hart Farmstead Plaque Dedication (1959)RLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1943Hopewell News – Ashton (1943-1946)HPLbook dochwboro
Doc > BookHwBoro1987Hopewell’s Past (1987) – Betty GantzHPLbook dochwboro
Doc > ReportHwBoro1996Hopewell RR Station Preservation Plan (1996)HwBorodoc reporthwboro
Doc > ReportNJ1984Natl Register / Passenger RR Stations Thematic NominationNRHPdoc reportnj
Doc > BookNJ1994Reclaiming Lost Ground: Suffrage in NJ – McGoldrick & Crocco (1994)NJCSSbook docnj
Doc > ReportHwBoro1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell BoroNJHPOdoc reporthwboro
Doc > ReportPennBoro1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Pennington BoroNJHPOdoc reportpennboro
Doc > ReportHwTwp1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Twp 1/3NJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > ReportHwTwp1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Twp 2/3NJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > ReportHwTwp1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Twp 3/3NJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > ReportHwTwp2003Hopewell Twp Cultural Resource Survey (2003)NJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > ReportHwBoro1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Boro – IndexesNJHPOdoc reporthwboro
Doc > ReportHwTwp1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Surveys (1985, 2003, 2016) – ContentsNJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > BookHwBoro2003A Stroll Through Historic Hopewell (2003) -Audrey JonesHPLbook dochwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1986Hopewell Fire Department 75th Anniv (1986)HPLdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > ReportHwTwp1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Washington Crossing AreaNJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > ReportHwTwp2003Hopewell Twp Cultural Resource Survey (2003) – HarbourtonNJHPOdoc reporthwtwp
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1991HwBoro Centennial Opening Ceremony (1991)DHSdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1991HwBoro Centennial Movies (1991)DHSdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1999HwBoro “Our Town” Brochure (1999)DHSdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro1984HwBoro Museum Christmas Tea – Susan Weart – Santa Letters (1983)DHSdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > NotesHwBoro2019Hopewell Railroad Research – Porter (2019)RPdoc noteshwboro
Doc > ReportPennBoro2016Pennington Boro Cultural Resource Survey (2016)NJHPOdoc reportpennboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020Explore Historic Hopewell: Broad & Louellen / Presbyterian Church (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > ReportHwBoro2018Cultural Landscape History of Cedar Ridge Preserve – Burrow (2018)BIHdoc reporthwboro
Doc > NotesHwBoro2020Historical Notes on Hopewell Presbyterian Church – Burrow (2020)BIHdoc noteshwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020History of the Hopewell Public Library (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020Hopewell Boro History Timeline (2020) – Full VersionHvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020Hopewell Boro History Timeline (2020) – Summary VersionHvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020HwBoro Veterans Orgs – American Legion and G.A.R. (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020HwBoro Memorial Day – A History (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > PamphletPennBoro2015The Story of Pennington – History – Blackwell (2015)HVHSdoc pamphletpennboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro2016Hopewell: 270 Years of History – Blackwell (2016)RDWdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > PamphletHwBoro2011Hopewell Fire Department 100th Anniv (2011)RDWdoc pamphlethwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020HwBoro Fire Company History (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020Seminary Ave History in Hw Boro (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020HwBoro Barbers on Seminary Ave (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
Doc > BriefHwBoro2020Hw Boro Train Station Art (2020)HvHistbrief dochwboro
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