Explore the rich and varied experiences of Atlantic County's German settlers and their survivors. View thousands of documents and old photographs as part of our joint project with the Egg Harbor City Historical Society.
Explore our collection of South Jersey newspapers dating from 1860-1923.
View immigration records (declarations of intention and correspondence) from 1850-1930.
View "mustered out" records of Atlantic County's US Civil War Veterans and Civil War-era newspapers.
View wills dating from 1837 - 1921 recorded in the Atlantic County Clerk and Surrogate's offices.
Donated to the Atlantic County Library System Reference Center by the descendants of Carl Ingersoll, it is a record of court cases, marriages and other legal proceedings handled by Magistrate Ingersoll during the period of 1863 to 1865.
The reference center in Mays Landing has a collection of South Jersey Federal and State Census on microfilm. For information on county and decade click on the link below.
The New Jersey Digital Highway explores our state's history and culture. The NJDH is a collaboration of the state's libraries, museums, archives and historical societies to provide a "one stop shop" for New Jersey's cultural treasures-photographs, books, documents, three-dimensional objects, video and audio.
The Atlantic County Library System expresses its appreciation for the grants provided by the New Jersey State Library which helped make this collection possible.