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New Jersey: Legends and Folklore

Resources, both printed and digital, to assist in performing research on New Jersey history.

Electronic Resources

A Topical Guide to Collections in the Archive of Folk Culture.
New Jersey Collections: Library of Congress Folk Archive Finding Aid.

Local Resources

Beck, Henry Charlton. Forgotten Towns of Southern New Jersey. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1961. (1983 edition also available.)

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F134.B44 1961
ROBESON STACKS F134.B44 1961
DANA STACKS F134.B44 1961
DOUGLASS STACKS F134.B44 1961

Beck, Henry Charlton. More Forgotten Towns of Southern New Jersey. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, [1963]. (1983 edition also available.)

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F134.B45 1963
ROBESON STACKS F134.B45 1963
DANA STACKS F134.B45 1963
DOUGLASS STACKS F134.B45 1963

Beck, Henry Charlton. The Roads of Home: Lanes and Legends of New Jersey. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1956. (1983 edition also available.)

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F134.B4 1956
ALEXANDER STACKS F134.B4 1956
ROBESON STACKS F134.B4 1956
NEWARK STACKS F134.B4 1956
DOUGLASS STACKS F134.B4 1956
CARR STACKS F134.B4 1956

Beck, Henry Charlton. Tales and Towns of Northern New Jersey. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, [1964]. (1983 edition also available.)

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ F134.B46
ALEXANDER STACKS F134.B46
ROBESON STACKS F134.B46
NEWARK STACKS F134.B46
DOUGLASS STACKS F134.B46
CARR STACKS F134.B46

Coombs, Elizabeth Lockwood. A Collection of Tales of the Morris Canal and of the Folks who Lived Along It: From Various Library Manuscripts. [n.p.], 1971.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ HE396.M6C66 1971

McMahon, William H. Pine Barrens Legends, Lore and Lies. Wallingford, PA: Middle Atlantic Press, 1980.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ GR110.N5M33
ALEXANDER STACKS GR110.N5M33
ROBESON STACKS GR110.N5M33
DOUGLASS STACKS GR110.N5M33
CARR STACKS GR110.N5M33

Seibold, David J. Shipwrecks and Legends 'Round Cape May: Includes Stirring Tales of Pirates, Buried Treasure, Rum-Runners, War Action. [Wyomissing Hills, PA: D.J. Seibold], 1987.

SPCOL/UA SNCLNJ G525.S45 1987

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