Book Digital Archives

Digital archives of 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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Browse the available book and document files (typically large PDF files). Click the headings to sort the list, and type in the search box to find specific documents. Click the View thumbnail to display the document, the Title text for more details, or the Source name for more information.

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Book > Historic1896Hopewell Celebration 120th Anniv. of Decl. of Indep. (1896) – Normer GrayGoogbook historic-book
Book > Historic1908Pioneers of Old Hopewell (1908/1963) – Ralph Ege [10M]Googbook historic-book
Book > Historic1875Historical Atlas of Mercer County, N.J. (1875) – Everts & Stewart [130M]LoCbook historic-book
Book > Historic19091909 Hopewell N.J. (1909) – Fry & Whitehead – photocopyHPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1897Healthful Historic Hopewell (1897) – Normer Gray (PDF)HMbook historic-book
Book > Historic1897Healthful Historic Hopewell (1897) – Normer Gray (text)HMbook historic-book
Book > Historic19091909 Hopewell N.J. (1909) – Fry & WhiteheadHPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1883History of Burlington and Mercer Ctys (1883) – Woodward & Hageman [140M]HathiTrustbook historic-book
Book > Historic1883History of Burlington and Mercer Ctys (1883) – Woodward & Hageman – MercerCty [59M]HathiTrustbook historic-book
Book > Historic1883History of Burlington and Mercer Ctys (1883) – Woodward & Hageman (text)HathiTrustbook historic-book
Book > Historic1876Historical Sketch of Hopewell, Centennial speech (July 4, 1876)HPL/HMbook historic-book
Book > Historic1868Historical Collections of the State of N.J. in 1865 – Barber & Howe [22M]Googbook historic-book
Book > Historic1882Historical Sketch of Old School Baptist Church (1882) – PuringtonPBLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1876History of Presbyterian Church at Pennington (1876) – HaleGoogbook historic-book
Book > Historic1931Town Records of Hopewell (1931) – Colonial Dames (Extract)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1963Hopewell Valley (1963) – League Women Voters (Intro)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1882Industries Of N.J. – Part I. incl. Pennington & Hopewell (1882) – EdwardsGoogbook historic-book
Book > Historic1882Industries Of N.J. – Part I (1882) – Edwards – Extract Hw TwpGoogbook historic-book
Book > Historic1830An Epitome of Universal Geography w/ 60 Maps (1830) – HaleGoogbook historic-book
Book > Historic1872State Atlas of New Jersey (1872) – BeersRutgersbook historic-book
Book > Historic1888Atlas of New Jersey, Geological Survey (1888) – Bien [Extract – NJ & HV]Princetonbook historic-book
Book > Historic1886General Atlas Of The World (1886) – ColtonDRbook historic-book
Book > Historic1987Hopewell’s Past (1987) – Betty GantzHPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1947Be It Ever So Humble (1947) – Dean Ashton (Intro)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic2003A Stroll Through Historic Hopewell (2003) -Audrey JonesHPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1996Hopewell RR Station Preservation Plan (1996)HwBorobook historic-book
Book > Historic1981Operating Passenger RR Stations in NJ – Historical Survey (1981)NRHPbook historic-book
Book > Historic1974Natl Register Nomination – Pennington RR Station (1974)NRHPbook historic-book
Book > Historic1981Natl Register – NJ Transit RR Station Survey: Hopewell (1981)NRHPbook historic-book
Book > Historic1984Natl Register / Passenger RR Stations Thematic NominationNRHPbook historic-book
Book > Historic1979Hopewell Borough Master Plan (1979)HwBorobook historic-book
Book > Historic1910Bell Telephone Directory – Hopewell (1910)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic2019Hopewell Railroad Research – Porter (2019)RPbook historic-book
Book > Historic1994Reclaiming Lost Ground: Suffrage in NJ – McGoldrick & Crocco (1994)NJCSSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1916N.J. Election – 1915 Constitutional Amend – Suffrage (1916)NJCSSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1960Hopewell Academy – Dean Ashton (1960)JDbook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell BoroNJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Pennington BoroNJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Twp 1/3NJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Twp 2/3NJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Twp 3/3NJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Washington Crossing AreaNJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic2003Hopewell Twp Cultural Resource Survey (2003) – HarbourtonNJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic2003Hopewell Twp Cultural Resource Survey (2003)NJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic2016Pennington Boro Cultural Resource Survey (2016)NJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Survey (1985) – Hopewell Boro – IndexesNJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic1985Hopewell Cultural Resource Surveys (1985, 2003, 2016) – ContentsNJHPObook historic-book
Book > Historic2020Explore Historic Hopewell: Broad & Louellen / Presbyterian Church (2020)HvHistbook historic-book
Book > Historic1966Hopewell Calvary Baptist Church – 95th Anniv Booklet (1966)CBCbook historic-book
Book > Historic1977St. Alphonsus Church Hopewell – 100th Anniv Booklet (1977)RWbook historic-book
Book > Historic1915Historical Sketch of Hopewell First Old School Baptist Church (1915)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1921Library Week – Raising Funds for Hopewell Library and Museum (1921)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1986Hopewell Fire Department 75th Anniv (1986)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic2018Cultural Landscape History of Cedar Ridge Preserve – Burrow (2018)BIHbook historic-book
Book > Historic2020Historical Notes on Hopewell Presbyterian Church – Burrow (2020)BIHbook historic-book
Book > Historic2020History of the Hopewell Public Library (2020)HvHistbook historic-book
Book > Historic1966Jaycee Calendar for Hopewell Boro 75th Anniv (1966-67)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic1926Dedicatory Exercises, Hopewell Grammar School (1926)HPLbook historic-book
Book > Historic2020Hopewell Boro History Timeline (2020) – Full VersionHvHistbook historic-book
Book > Historic2020Hopewell Boro History Timeline (2020) – Summary VersionHvHistbook historic-book
Book > Historic1969HwBoro Fire Dept – Building Dedication (1969)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1991HwBoro Centennial Opening Ceremony (1991)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1991HwBoro Centennial Movies (1991)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1999HwBoro “Our Town” Brochure (1999)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1917Blue and Gold – HwBoro High School Yearbook (1917)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic1984HwBoro Museum Christmas Tea – Susan Weart – Santa Letters (1983)DHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic2020HwBoro Veterans Orgs – American Legion and G.A.R. (2020)HvHistbook historic-book
Book > Historic2020HwBoro Memorial Day – A History (2020)HvHistbook historic-book
Book > Historic1959John Hart Farmstead Plaque Dedication (1959)RLbook historic-book
Book > Historic2015The Story of Pennington – History – Blackwell (2015)HVHSbook historic-book
Book > Historic2016Hopewell: 270 Years of History – Blackwell (2016)RDWbook historic-book
Book > Historic1943Hopewell News – Ashton (1943-1946)0book historic-book
Book > Historic2011Hopewell Fire Department 100th Anniv (2011)RDWbook historic-book
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