Author Archives: Cathy Moran Hajo

About Cathy Moran Hajo

Cathy Moran Hajo received her Ph.D. from New York University. She is the editor and director of the Jane Addams Papers at Ramapo College of New Jersey. She was the Associate Editor and Assistant Director of the Margaret Sanger Papers Project at New York University (1989-2015), and the author of Birth Control on Main Street (2010). She teaches the Creating Digital History for the Archives and Public History Program of NYU's Graduate program in history, and Digital History for the Graduate Program in History of William Paterson University.

Crowdsourcing Genealogy–One Grave at a Time

On a cold February afternoon a few weeks back  I took part in my nephew’s Eagle Scout project, participating in Billion Graves.com a crowdsourcing project to record genealogical information at Valleau Cemetery in Ridgewood, N.J.  Billion Graves is one of … Continue reading

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Cathy Moran Hajo

I am the Associate Editor and Assistant Director of the Margaret Sanger Papers Project at New York University and have worked for over 20 years on the Margaret Sanger Microfilm Edition, the Selected Papers of Margaret Sanger, and the Speeches … Continue reading

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Researching New Jersey History is a blog for students in Digital History (WPU 5010), a graduate course taught by Cathy Moran Hajo at William Paterson University. The blog forms part of the coursework for the class, along with the creation … Continue reading

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