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Gibson, Kenneth A.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1932-05-15-2019-03-29-

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Barbara J. Kukla Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Kukla-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the collected papers of Barbara J. Kukla, who has worked in Newark for over fifty years as an author and reporter. These materials were collected by Barbara, both through her work and for personal interest. Some of the significant topics represented in these files are: music, theater, poetry, fine arts, books, African-American heritage and history, African-American life, women’s issues, women’s history, public schools, charter schools, universities, colleges,...

Fred Means Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Means-(Main)
Overview This collection consists of papers documenting Fred Means career and activism.

Gus Heningburg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Heningburg-(Main)
Overview This collection consists of documents pertaining to Gus Heningburg, a Newark , NJ, based civil rights and community activist, and former head of the Greater Newark Urban Coalition.

Mayor Kenneth A. Gibson Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Gibson-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box 1: contains 1 folder of copies of 3 personal photographs of Gibson: as a young child with his brother, as a young child with his mother, and in his Army uniform; and 4 folders (ca. 1970-ca. 1980) of mostly black and white, 8" x 10" publicity photographs of Kenneth Gibson, members of his administration, and events in Newark. The bulk of the photographs reflect his official duties. Subjects include ground-breaking, swearing-in, and award ceremonies, and other events; group photographs of the...

Newark American Revolution Bicentennial Commission collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NWK Bicentennial -(Main & Offsite)
Scope and Contents Box 1: contains 3 folders of correspondence (1975-1977), much of it consisting of routine letters soliciting donations or proposing projects; some folders of material relating to national celebrations; folders labeled "Newark Bicentennial-Scrapbook," "Bicentennial-Proposals," "Charles F. Cummings," and "Bicentennial Newsletters-Newark"; 7 folders of material related the Freedom Train; and 3 folders of budget material Box 2: contains 2 folders of correspondence (1973-1974); Newark...

Newark Elections Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Elections-(Main)
Overview The collection consists of miscellaneous materials relating to Newark municipal elections, and to Newark involvement in state and national elections.

Photos from Mayor Gibson's Publicity Office

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Gibson PO-(Main)
Scope and Contents Boxes 1 and 2 contain 6 unlabelled folders (ca. 1970-ca. 1989) containing mostly 8" x 10" black and white publicity photographs of Kenneth A. Gibson, members of his administration, and events in Newark. The bulk of the photographs were taken during Gibson's mayoralty, and in ocnnection with his official duties. Subjects include ground-breakings, inaugurations, swearing-in and award ceremonies, and other events; group photographs of the mayor with dignitaries, council members, and prominent...