National Historical Publications & Records Commission

Stevens Family Papers

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John Stevens (inventor) of Hoboken, New Jersey.


(Microfilm Edition)

New Jersey Historical Society

Additional information at

Guide to microfilm at

The Stevens Family Papers (1664–1959) are of a prominent New Jersey family that made notable contributions to the development of stagecoach, steamboat, canal, and railroad transportation. Included are documents relating to trade with the West Indies, the Fulton Stevens- Livingston ferry controversy, bridges and roads, and records of the Hoboken Land and Improvement Company.

46 reels, 32-page guide


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