No. 75  March 2009
   The authoritative source on
  early churches of New Jersey




About this site
We've created a database and photographic inventory on more than half the 18th & 19th century churches in the state and add to it each month. We welcome and solicit all contributions and suggestions from our visitors.

How to use this site
Respond to readers' queries
Consult the database
Annotate the database
Upload a photo
Suggest a church for inclusion

List of churches, by county

Photographic notes
Links to related sites
Contact us


Some of these links eventually will be placed elsewhere, as appropriate, but for the moment the links are here, although this is a rudimentary initial list.

    Barnes and Noble
    Rutgers University Press
    History Press
    The Wooden Nail Press

Church locator sites:
   Church Surf
   Newark churches
   New Jersey Churches

Regional & state history:
   Archeological Society of New Jersey
   Art & Architecture of New Jersey
   New Jersey Historical Commission

   New Jersey Historic Preservation Office
   New Jersey Historic Trust

   New York Historical Society
   Philadelphia Architects & Buildings
   Philadelphia Athenaeum

   Presbyterian Historical Society
   Quaker meetinghouses in New Jersey
   West Jersey History (mostly Quaker)

   Newark Public Library
   Rutgers University Special Collections

   Sacred Places
   Preservation New Jersey
   Asssociation for Gravestone Studies
   National Register of Historic Places

   National Trust

    Historic American Buildings Survey
    Society of Architectural Historians
    architectural list
 English churches
    Ecclesiology Society
    Philadelphia architects

   photographic libraries
   think like a photographer




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Book reviews

Vintage photo of the month

Endangered churches

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