35Oth Anniversary


The Historical Society Elizabeth NJ Inc. is participating in the planning and celebration of Elizabeth 350th Anniversary.

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350th Anniversary


The Historical Society of Elizabeth NJ contributes to the city's 350th anniversary celebration the following video lecture. The author is Ken Ward, HSENJ Trustee, and longtime observer of Elizabeth's dynamics. The lecture - ELIZABETH IN A WIDER WORLD - reinterprets many aspects of the 17th and 18th century features that made Elizabeth so central to America's colonial period and to the American Revolution.

Click on the following ELIZABETH IN A WIDER WORLD to access Trustee Ken Ward’s marvelous video lecture!

Civil Rights in Elizabeth, NJ


The following Conference introduction, part of HSENJ's contribution to Elizabeth's 350th Anniversary research, was a portion of the Elizabeth Public Library's Exhibit and Conference discussion on HAIR FOR ALL, held during June-July 2014. This presentation was made July 12, 2014 at the Elizabeth Public Library.