Archives and History Day, Monmouth County Library HQ, Manalapan, NJ

October 11, 2014

Hosted by Monmouth County Archives

“Music of the Civil War Era,” presented by historian and musician Joe Becton, will be the featured program at this annual event.  Becton’s program will be from1 to 2pm.  The complete event also includes a History Forum, 62 exhibit tables hosted by history organizations, awards presentations, and a history game with prizes, as well as a tour of the Monmouth County Archives, for which reservation is required.  A program will be posted in advance of the event athttp://www.visitmonmouth/archives

No charge to attend; registration required only for tables for history organizations.  In connection with Archives and History Day, there will also be an exhibit, Civil War: New Jersey in Focus, in the Monmouth County Library’s gallery, during the entire month of October and subsequently on the lower level of the library in the hallway near the Monmouth County Archives.   See also the program for the Archives Week workshop on best practices for internships and a  lecture on New Jersey’s Civil War Photographers on October 8 at the library.  For additional information, contact the Monmouth County Archives at 732-308-3771 or gary.saretzky@co.monmouth.nj.us


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