Miscellaneous items (A) relating to New Jersey, 1927 - 2007
Scope and Contents
The New Jersey-Miscellaneous collections include pamphlets and printed ephemera, and occasional manuscript items, relating to all regions, cities, and towns of New Jersey, arranged alphabetically by general topic.
Activism: 2018 annual report of South Orange Maplewood Community Coalition on Race.
African-Americans: Congress of African Peoples (newspaper clippings, ca.1971)
Abortion: "Choice: News of New Jersey (Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights, April 1977)
Agriculture: College of Agriculture Bulletin (The College of Agriculture and Agricultural Experiment Station, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J., January, February, April, May 1944, February, March, November 1943); "New Jersey: The Garden State?" lesson with booklet, casette tape, and film by John Cunningham and PSE&G (c. 1978)
Air Pollution: New Jersey Air Pollution Control News (New Jersey State Department of Health, Air Pollution Control Program (1969-1970), "Notice of Public Hearing: Control and Prohibition of Smoke from Diesel-Powered Motor Vehicles" (August 19, 1970)
Archeology: Chip of pine wood (cut from a wooden watermain running under the pavement of Warren Street, Trenton, N.J., 1950, and an explanation by D.J. Henderson,1976), Table 27 List of Traits.
Architects / Architecture: "Dr. Sandy Moore" (brief big, resume, and list of publications), New Jersey Society of Architects (letter, March 6, 1973), "Notes for a Catalogue of the John McComb (1763-1853) Collection of Architectural Drawings in the New-York Historical Society (by Agnes Addison Gilchrist, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, Oct. 1969) ; "Gateways to Architecture in Union County" (1975)
Arts: The Art Center of the Oranges (5th annual exhibition, April 6th to April 22nd, 1929, Art Center Gallery), Ernest Dickerson (San Francisco Int'l Film Festival, May 1991, magazine articles, newspaper clippings, etc.), Richard Ederheimer (1878-1960, a reproduction of his painting "Rock Lodge Nudist Camp," (c.1932), and brief bio), Louis Eilshemius (obituary, Newark Evening News, Dec. 30, 1941), Herb Fisher (catalog showing a photo of the artist, a reproduction of Hot Springs S.D., and a brief bio), Richard La Rovere: Jersey City Historical Coloring Book (2007), Stanley J. Rowland (letter discussing subjects for the murals proposed for the South Orange Trust Co., 1951), Ben Shahn ("The Dedication of Ben Shahn Hall, May 12, 1980, Courtyard, Ben Shahn Hall, William Paterson College, program), Ruth Wilcox ("Murals in Main Office of The Provident Institution for Savings in Jersey City, catalog, reproduction of murals Colonial Spinning, The House of Four Chimneys, Sip Homestead, 1775, and Prior's Mill, 1776, etc.); "Visions in Fiber" booklet (The Gallery of South Orange, 1997); Gallery 24/7 Art on Traffic Control Boxes Somerset County (2011)
Autographs (Charles Edison, Clifford P. Case)
Aviation: "The Sprit's the Thing" (Nungesser-Coli Benefit Performance, souvenir program, 1927).
- 1927 - 2007
.42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box)
Language of Materials
Part of the Charles F. Cummings New Jersey Information Center, Newark Public Library Repository
Newark Public Library
5 Washington St.
Newark NJ 07102 United States