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

Dr. Lorrin Thomas, Chair
(856) 225-2656

Dr. Janet Golden, Graduate Program Director
(856) 225-2813

Dr. Kate Epstein, Undergraduate Program Coordinator
(856) 225-2721

Sharon Smith, Secretary
(856) 225-6080
Fax: (856) 225-6806

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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 –

Additional Jobs & Internships

Camden Sites & Organizations

Battleship New Jersey
100 Clinton St, Camden, NJ 08103
(856) 966-1652

Camden County Cultural & Heritage Commission
PO Box 200 | Blackwood, NJ 08012
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4063

Camden Shipyard & Maritime Museum
1910 Broadway Camden, NJ 08104
(856) 964-SHIP (7447)

Walt Whitman House
330 Mickle Boulevard (Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard), Camden NJ 08103
(856) 964-5383

National Organizations

Regional Organizations

Project Blogs

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