Archives & Special Collections

  at Free Public Library & Cultural Center





By-laws of Clubs
Hot topics
Military History
Newspaper Clippings
Oral History
Rare Books
WWII Posters

Donation Policy

If you have an item that you would like to donate to the Bayonne Public Library’s Archives, please contact the Reference Department at 201-858-6980 or by email at Please describe the item for us as best you can so that we can determine whether or not the item would fit into our archives. Our archival collection mostly centers on the history of Bayonne itself, but in certain circumstances, we accept materials concerning or affecting the surrounding region.

If we can accept the item, we will send you a donation form to return to us along with the item. Please do not send or drop-off donations without contacting us first.