Mahwah Township Directory Collection (2016.13)

CREATOR: Mahwah Woman’s Club

EXTENT: Linear Feet: 1 linear foot, number of containers: 1 box

COLLECTION SUMMARY: An incomplete collection of township directories published between 1959- 1969.  The directories provide information about the addresses of residents and businesses in Mahwah.

RECEIVED FROM:  Initial collection was gathered from directories stored in the John Bristow and Janet Brown Papers; additions will be made as more are located.

LANGUAGES: English

PROCESSING ARCHIVIST

Cathy Moran Hajo, November 2016

Collection Details

Historical Note: Township directories were distributed to all households. Some are not labelled by year.

Collection Description: The directories were produced by the Mahwah Woman’s Club, were funded by advertisements from local businesses, and include directories for Mahwah government officials, churches, schools, organizations, physicians and dentists, and then an alphabetical listing of homeowners (without names of other members of households) and businesses with addresses and phone numbers.

Arrangement Description: The collection is organized chronologically.

Separated Materials: Duplicates found in the compilation of this collection have been discarded.

Subject Headings: Government, Genealogy, Business, Township of Mahwah.

Using the Collection

ACCESS STATEMENT:  Collection is open and available for use.

RIGHTS STATEMENT: The Mahwah Museum owns the materials, but researchers wishing to publish or reprint materials need to secure permission from the copyright holder.

PREFERRED CITATION: [ITEM DESCRIPTION], Mahwah Town Directory Collection, Mahwah Museum, Mahwah, NJ.

 

Collection Inventory

Box 1

Mahwah Township Directory, 1959-1960 (2 copies)

Mahwah Township Directory, Third Edition (ca. 1962)

Mahwah Township Directory, 1968-1969