The Rutgers Oral History Archives records the personal narratives of:

  • Men and women (either New Jersey residents and/or Rutgers University alumni, faculty or staff) who served on the home front and overseas during World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Cold War and the nation's most recent conflicts
  • People with a story to tell about some aspect of New Jersey's proud history, its towns and cities, its diverse populations, organizations within the Garden State and/or social/cultural movements and events
  • Men and women who helped shape the history of Rutgers University as students, alumni, faculty, staff and in other roles


To learn more about the staff, students, volunteers, and accomplishments of the Rutgers Oral History Archives, visit our People pages.