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History Department
Rutgers University, Camden
429 Cooper St.
Camden, NJ 08102

Dr. Andrew Lees, Acting Chair
(856) 225-6071

Dr. Lorrin Thomas, Undergraduate Program Coordinator
(856) 225-2656

Sharon Smith, Secretary
(856) 225-6080
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Statewide Organizations

New Jersey Historical Society
52 Park Place, Newark, NJ
(973) 596-8500  

New Jersey Historical Commission
PO Box 305, Trenton, NJ 08625
(609) 984-0954  

New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St., Trenton, NJ 08625
(609) 292-5421  

Landmarks Commission for Historic Preservation
City Hall Annex, Trenton, NJ 08608
(609) 989-3604

South Jersey Historical Societies

Local historical, cultural and heritage agencies often have valuable resources in their collections. These links take you to agencies within each county with addresses and phone numbers and provide information on websites, current research projects and collection highlights (where applicable). If you would like information about a resource added or if you notice listings which are not accurate, please notify the department chair Laurie Bernstein –

For more information about the history graduate program, send an e-mail request to Graduate Director Janet Golden –