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Miscellaneous items (J-N) relating to New Jersey, 1820 - 1990

 Collection — Box: J-N 1
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. As a rule, items relating to Newark will not be found in these collections; they have been included in Newark-Miscellaneous archival collections, similarly arranged. However, there are scattered references to Newark in a number of documents covering the whole state, or sections of it.

Jackson Whites: "Antecedents of the Ramapo People" (by Coombs, unpublished study, 1968)

Jersey: Altantus photo newspaper by the Jersey Contemporary photo project of New Jersey and the British Isle of Jersey.

Jews: Essex County Israel Bond News (1970)

Labor Movement: "The Silk Industry Strike, 1913, Paterson" (in N.J. Statistics of Labor and Industries Report, p.175-242, photocopy); "The Passaic Textile Strike 1926-1927" (1927); American Labor Museum (flyers, pamphlets, papers, newsletters, news clippings)

Legislators: Nicholas F. Brady (final address to the Senate, Dec. 20, 1982); Nomination speech for Jimmy Carter by Peter W. Rodino, Jr. at Democratic National Convention (July 14, 1976).

Library Schools and Training: Euphemism (Rutgers, March, April 1971, Nov. 1972, March 1973)

Lighthouses: New Jersey Lighthouse Guide (2004?); New Jersey: Discover Lighthouses (2008?)

Literacy: Literacy and the Arts Task Force (c. 1988) membership list and misc information donated by Tim Crist 2016. Also includes Timothy J. Crist acceptance letter to Task Force from Tom Kean and Jane Burgio.

Lottery: List of winning numbers (1971) and Misc. information; ticket (1971); winning numbers (April 1972 - May 1973); "We sell tickets" (button, 1974?); winning numbers - Daily & Weekly (1972 & 1973); Instant Lottery (1976)

Meadows: The New Jersey Salt Marsh and its Improvement (Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin 207, Nov. 14, 1907)

Menus: Frank Dailey's Meadowbrook (Cedar Grove, N.J.)

Militia: Essex Troop (pamphlet commemorating 25th anniversary of the troop, 1890-1915); "An act supplementary to an act, entitled 'An act establishing a Militia system,'" (pub. Trenton, 1820) Naval Reserve New Jersey (1896-97).

Municipal Bonds: Lodi Temporary Water Bond (coupons, 1935).

Newspapers: Trenton Evening Times (Sept. 15, 1942, 1st N.J. newspaper printed by offset method); Paterson Machinist Journal (photocopy, Feb. 1894); Irvington (v. II, Annual Report, 1968); New Jersey Newspaper Project: Microfilming (report, 1990), "Jersey City Daily Challenge" (african African newspaper, April 5, 1994 plus some information, in folder with card of Bobby Jackson, business manager), "The Benefactor" (one issue, Jersey City, 1856), Daily Record: Jun 25 1976 (bicentennial), May 12, 1964 (NJ Tercentenary), moon landing (July 21, 1969).


  • 1820 - 1990


.42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box)