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Search Our Collections
The Hackettstown Historical Society has made hundreds of images, documents, biographical sketches and more available on line. While it is just a sampling of the information available in the museum, we'd like to think it's a good start.

To search, enter a key word or words and click the Go button.

Searching Tips
If you know exactly who you are looking for, simply type in the first or last name and click Go. More generic keywords, like Union Cemetery, Presbyterian, school or headstone will bring back more results.

If there are specific people or places you are researching and can't find any information on the website, contact the Historical Society Archive Committee for additional assistance.

Comments and Corrections
The accuracy of our information is very important to us, however, the names and spellings associated with the pictures and documents are provided exactly as written on the original items or as it was provided to us. In some instances, illegible or faded handwriting has created some challenges for us.

If you recognize an "Unknown", spot a name spelled incorrectly or have a question about the information found on the site, please contact the Historical Society Archives Committee.

News Articles and Archives
Read news articles that have been published in previous months.
HHS Meeting Schedule
Regulary monthly meetings of the Hackettstown Historical Society are held in February, March, April, May, September October and November at the American Legion Home, 494 Willow Grove Street, Hackettstown. Meetings begin at 7:00 and are open to the public. Refreshments are served.
December: Holiday Open House at the museum - date announced in advance For more information on the Historical Society and its events, please call the museum at (908)-852-8797.