Bibliography of

North American Jewish Community Books

New Jersey


  1. A history of the Jewish Federation of Greater Trenton: the first fifty years, 1929-1979 Milton A. Feinberg; edited by Debbie Louis. Trenton, NJ, Jewish Federation of Greater Trenton, 1980
  2. Genealogical resources in the New York metropolitan area Estelle M. Guzik, New York, NY, Jewish Genealogical Society, 1989
  3. Immigrants to freedom; Jewish communities in rural New Jersey since 1882 Joseph Brandes, in association with Martin Douglas. Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1971
  4. Jewish agricultural colonies in New Jersey, 1882-1920 Ellen Eisenberg. Syracuse, NY, Syracuse University Press, 1995
  5. Jewish egg farmers in New Jersey Joan Rubinstein Barch. Columbia, MD, Barch, 1977
  6. Jewish roots; a history of the Jewish community of Passaic and environs Passaic, NJ, Jewish Community Council of Passaic-Clifton and Vicinity, 1959
  7. Our Paterson Jewish heritage Paterson, NJ, Jewish Historical Society of North Jersey, 1987?
  8. Peddler to suburbanite: the history of the Jews of Monmouth County, New Jersey, from the Colonial period to 1980 Alan S. Pine, Jean C. Hershenov, and Aaron H. Lefkowitz. Deal Park, NJ, Monmouth Jewish Community Council, 1981
  9. Social aspects of the Jewish colonies of South Jersey by Philip Reuben Goldstein, New York, NY, The League printing co., inc., 1921
  10. Southern New Jersey synagogues: a social history: highlighted by stories of Jewish life from the 1880's-1980's written by Allen Meyers. Marlton, NJ, Staples, 1991
  11. Temple Sinai, 1964 NJ, The Temple, 1964
  12. The enduring community: the Jews of Newark and MetroWest William B. Helmreich New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 1999
  13. The Essex story a history of the Jewish community in Essex County, New Jersey Jewish Education Association of Essex County. Newark, NJ, The Assocation, 1955 (New York, NY, Colby Printers)
  14. The history of the Jews of Teaneck Joy Zacharia Appelbaum, Teaneck, NJ, Appelbaum, 1977
  15. The Jewish community blue book of Newark Newark, NJ, Jewish Community Blue Book Pub. Co, 1924
  16. The Jewish scene in New Jersey's Raritan Valley, 1698-1948 Ruth Marcus Patt. New Brunswick, NJ, Jewish Historical Society of Raritan Valley, 1978
  17. The land was theirs: Jewish farmers in the Garden State Gertrude Wishnick Dubrovsky. Tuscaloosa, AL, University of Alabama Press, 1992