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Local History

Our Local History Collection

Located in the Historical Room near the Reference Desk our collection of local history materials is an invaluable resource on the history of Franklin Township and its people. The collection is available to all interested persons whenever the Library is open. All the material in the Franklin Township Local History collection is for reference only and may not be checked out. A photocopier is provided in the Library for those who wish to make copies. A microfilm reader/printer is available to read and make copies of the newspapers on microfilm.

Digital Collections:

In addition to physical materials the library has several digital collections.

Need More Help?

Please use our contact form if you need assistance with our historical collections.

The New Jersey Collection

The New Jersey Collection contains materials dealing with all aspects of New Jersey life from history to social issues. The collection contains both circulating and non-circulating materials.

Higgins Farm Disposal Site

Information on the Higgins Farm disposal site can be found at the links below: