The Monmouth County Archives has recently added a tenth online searchable database to its webpage, Naturalizations, 1907-1991. More than 29,000 naturalizations performed in Monmouth County are included: http://co.monmouth.nj.us/NaturalizationNewer.aspx
Also recently posted is the 89 page illustrated catalog for the current exhibit, “The Civil War: New Jersey in Focus,” at http://co.monmouth.nj.us/documents/9/Civil%20War%20Catalog.pdf The exhibit will continue to be on view until Summer 2015.
Two videos, each nearly an hour long, from the last Archives and History Day, October 11, 2014, are now available at http://co.monmouth.nj.us/NaturalizationNewer.aspx One is the plenary session, including Niquole Primiani, New Jersey Historical Commission, on the NJ350 website; Jane Clayton Award presentation by County Clerk M. Claire French to Jack and Angel Jeandron; Freeholder Lilian Burry; movie on the history of the Monmouth County Library featuring Library Board Chair Renee Swartz; Roger McDonough Award presentation by Ron Becker to Janet Reimer; and Barbara Carver Smith Award presentation by Monmouth Genealogy Society President Linda Wilson to Richard Veit (and Cynthia Kiefer in absentia). The other video is of the featured speaker, Joe Becton, who presented a spirited program on Civil War Music accompanied by Antoine Watts.