Danielle Russano, Special Collections Intern, Spring 2020.
About this Bibliography
This guide is a bibliography of items and collections relating to Military History or wars located in Special Collections. To learn more about Special Collections or to request that materials be pulled in advance of your visit, please contact us.
Joe Hooker Post #32 Grand Army of the Republic Records; Also various records relating to World War II and the Army occupation of Atlantic City
Special Collections: Military and Veterans History
Coast Guard Medallion (Frank A. LoBiondo Papers, Stockton University Richard E. Bjork Library Special Collections)
Military challenge coins, medallions, and papers relating to Representative LoBiondo's service on military-related committees in the House of Representatives can be found in his papers in Special Collections.
34th New Jersey Regiment Civil War Collection
Letters from the collection include some from soldiers writing about battles and living conditions.
Jersey Times (newspaper)
Bound newspapers published in Atlantic City. Volumes cover January 1941 - December 1943 and January 1946 - December 1946. Atlantic City was known as "Camp Boardwalk" during this time and soldiers underwent training, as well as recuperated after injuries in the resort town. The Army rented many of the hotels.
Two of the books from Special Collections relating to Military history.
34th New Jersey Regiment Civil War Collection (Burlington County, NJ)
This collection contains letters and documents relating to the 34th Regiment of New Jersey in the Civil War. Included are letters from the men, vital records, genealogies compiled by a researcher, and regimental history.
"Writer, husband and Veteran Jack Manick reaches into his soul and resurrects the fear, tension, foreboding, laughter and terror that he and his fellow "Band of Brothers" felt as they walked the jungles and forests of the Central Highlands of Vietnam in 1969."