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Saturday, September 20, 2014 (856) 935-5004 | 79-83 Market Street, Salem NJ 08079 | Email Us

Business & Corporate Membership

Cowtown Rodeo
Kates Realty LLC
Farmers Mutual of Salem County
Harvest Community Bank
Henry D. Young, Inc.
Insurance Agency
Lippincott Insurance Agency
Mannington Mills, Inc.
Pole Tavern Equipment Sales Corp.
The Denn House
Warner & Company, CPA’s

 The Salem County Historical Society's Alexander Grant Mansion House (1721) and the Josephine Jaquett Memorial Library are located at  83 Market Street Salem, New Jersey.

We are open Tuesday-Saturday Noon-4PM
Museum Admission:$5.00           Library Admission: $5.00
Free Admission to Members

Save the Date!
The Salem County Historical Society Annual Luncheon.*
Sunday, September 21st at 1:00 p.m.
Centerton Country Club, Pittsgrove, NJ.
 * Note the change in day and time.  Watch this space for more information.

 11th John S. Rock Memorial Lecture
3:00 p.m., Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at historic Mt. Pisgah AME Church
15 Yorke Street, Salem, NJ
 Janet Sheridan will be speaking on the
Domestic Landscape of AME Church Founder Reuben Cuff

 The Legacy of Dr. Edward T. and Nancy B. Fogg Exhibit is Now Open!
This exhibit of Salem County furnature, glass, and material culture celebrates the lives and contributions of two of the Salem County Historical Society's most significant supporters, Dr. Edward and Nancy Fogg.  

 Now Open!  The Salem County Historical Society's New Exhibit:
"Bitter is the Fruit of this War":
Salem County in the Civil War

The Salem County Historical Society is selling many donated, used, damaged and duplicate books.
  Updated December 5, 2013
Watch for additional books that will be listed periodically on our website and
for sale in the Society's Library at a future date.  Topics include genealogy, history, New Jersey, religion, biography, reference and general fiction.

The books are being sold in "as is" condition, and will be available on a  first-come, first-sold basis.  No returns will be accepted.


 Internship Opportunities Available

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Our Library is full accesible.   Our Museum spaces are partially accesible


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