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Newark (N.J.) -- History -- 20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 205 Collections and/or Records:

Miscellaneous items (T-Z) relating to Newark (N.J.), 1784 - 2000

 Collection — Box 15
Identifier: MG NWK Misc. (Main)
Scope and Contents Box 15: Taxation: 19th century tax records (receipts, bills, etc.); List of tax ratables (1781); Real estate tax receipts (1928-1933); tax receipt and arrears of AP Baldwin (of Joseph Baldwin & Company, 1895-1896); Teachers: George Brinkerhoff ("Depression: cause and remedy" (mimeograph, 8p); Margaret Coult (Booklet, 1931), "William E. Bissell, 1856-1899" (booklet, 1899); Wayland Stearns (Memorial fund program, 1938); NTU (Newark Teacher's Union) 2010 Letter on...
Dates: 1784 - 2000

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Interment records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier:  MG Nwk Mt. Pleasant -(Main)
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of printouts from a database compiled by Scott Willman, divided into three binders: A-F, G-M, and N-Z. Entries are arranged alphabetically by name, and each entry contains the following: name, interment number, date of interment, Lot number, and Section number.

The Library also holds 3 disks labeled as Interment Records A-F, G-M, and N-Z, from which the printouts were made.

Dates: 1844 - c. 2000

Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Co. collection

Identifier: MG MBLI Coll.-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents The collection is stored in 4 file cabinets and 3 boxes. Newark-related contents are as follows: File Cabinet 1, Drawer 1: company brochures and pamphlets; clippings and other material on anniversaries and company buildings; biographical files; exhibit material, including many photographs; and videotapes of speeches by Robert Van FossanFile Cabinet 1, Drawer 2: material on new building at 520 Broad St., including correspondence on opening ceremonies; biographical...
Dates: 1845 - 2001

Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Company Records

Identifier: MG MBLI Records-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents This portion of the MBLI collection is comprised of 160 bound volumes of records. The records date to the founding of the company, and increasingly reflect the nationwide scope of the business. In many cases the place of residence of policy-holders is not noted. The content of the volumes is as follows: 4 Dead Annuity Registers (1951-1980), 6 books of policy forms (1845-1936), 2 cashbooks (1845-1852), 2 Policy Ledgers (1889-1890), 1 Agents Ledger (1845-1847), 4 Insurance Tables (1887-1893),...
Dates: 1845 - 2001

Nancy Zak and Arnold Cohen Collection

Identifier: MG Nwk Zak-Cohen -(Main)

This collection consists of material from Arnold Cohen and Nancy Zak's careers in community organizing including the Ironbound Airplane Noise Committee, newsletters, photographs, and emphemera. Though there is some overlap this personal material is separate from the Ironbound Community Corporation Collection, part of which exists at Van Buren Branch and the rest of which is set to be archived in 2022.

Dates: c. mid-1970s to 2000s

Nat G. Bodian Collection

Identifier: MG Nwk Bodian -(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection is divided into two series, 7 boxes of background files (or "work files") relating to the online essays and 21 binders (numbered SB 1-21) containing copies of the essays and comments from readers. The background material includes printouts of reference materials, notes, drafts of essays, clippings, printouts of lists of article references found in the New York Times online, correspondence connected to Bodian's research on a particular topic, and e-mails received from readers...
Dates: c. 1920-2009

National Newark and Essex Bank - Director's Minutes

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier:  MG Nwk Bank-NN-(Main)
Scope and Contents

This post binder contains board minutes from National Newark and Essex Bank from July to December 1950.

Dates: 1950

Nelson P. Rabone Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Rabone-(Main & Offsite)
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials from Rabone's sports career. In Box #1 (main) is a publication "Official Handbook of the Newark Public School Athletic Association" (1915-1916). This booklet contains a photo of Rabone on the soccer team. The original photo is also included. Other photos include 2 photos of an unidentified basketball team -with the same C shaped logo (posing with a trophy), a soccer team photo with a logo that looks like T and B -- identified by Tom McCabe as the True...
Dates: c. 1915-1930

New Jersey Calendars Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NJ Calendars-(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of calendars with New Jersey connections. Some are multi-page, illustrated examples; others are simple one-page advertising or souvenir calendars. A number of calendars in the collection have some Newark content or associations. Box 1: Newark-related calendars: Newark Board of Education (1989-1990); Congressman Donald Payne (1989); "A Look Back Honoring the Tercentenary Celebration of Essex County, New Jersey" (1982); PSE&G "1984/1985 Program Planning...
Dates: 1962 - 1993

New Jersey Elections Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG NJ Elections-(Main)

The collection consists of material relating to New Jersey elections for municipal, county, and statewide offices. Many items relate to Newark candidates and organizations, or were produced in Newark.

Dates: 1865 - 2022