Books, scholarly articles, websites



Finkle, Arthur.

Trenton’s Jews: Beginning, Adaptation and Achieving the American Dream, Amazon. February 19, 2016

  • Trenton Jewish Historical Society blog
  • North Jersey Jewish News interview

Washington, Jack. (All books can be purchased from the Author’s website.)

  • In Search of A Community’s Past: The Black Community in Trenton, New Jersey, 1860-1900. African World Press, 1990.
  • The Quest for Equality: Trenton’s Black Community, 1890-1965 African World Press, 1993.
  • The Long Journey Home: A Bicentennial History of the Black Community of Princeton, New Jersey, 1776-1976.  African World Press, 2004

Wuelfing, Amy Yates and Steven DiLodovic. No Slam Dancing, No Stage Diving, No Spikes: An Oral History of the Legendary City Gardens


Trenton Historical Society

Trentoniana: Local History and Genealogy Resources at the Trenton Public Library

City Gardens: