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Newark Evening News Employee Files

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk News-(Main)

Scope and Contents

This collection contains some historical information about the Newark Evening News (Newark News), followed by alphabetical employee files from c. 1942-1967. Each page is titled, "Biographical Materials for Files". Forms vary by year but ask for information including employee name, address, birthplace, date of birth, parents' names, addresses and occupations, spouse's name, wedding date, names and addresses of family members (children and siblings), education with dates. present position, other jobs held (with dates), military service (dates, decorations), year of moving (to town, state, country), acomplishments (books written, etc.), civic interests and positions, organizations (clubs, etc.), political party and other interests (hobbies, sports). Files are foldered alphabetically in four folders: A-E (with historical information), F-J, K-P, and R-Z.


  • c. 1942-1967

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission from the Newark Public Library.

There are no access restrictions on this collection, however photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff.


.21 Linear Feet (1 half Hollinger box)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of the Newark Evening News.

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Repository Details

Part of the Charles F. Cummings New Jersey Information Center, Newark Public Library Repository

3rd Floor
Newark Public Library
5 Washington St.
Newark NJ 07102 United States