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Newark Memorial Tablet Evaluation Forms

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Tablets-(Main)
This small collection contains evaluation forms for commemorative tablets and plaques in Newark, compiled for the Newark Historic Inventory in 1990-1992 by the city's official historian, Charles F. Cummings (1937-2007). Information collected in the inventory includes: name or title of historical tablet; location/address; a photocopy of documentation and/or wording of tablet; condition of tablet and/or site; description of site; photograph of tablet and/or site; name of evaluator; name of photographer; and comments or recommendations.

The plaques and tablets described in the inventory include:

City Hall, dedication plaque; City Hall Annex, plaque; City Hall Annex plaque No.2; Newark International Airport, Terminal C plaque; Essex County Court House - Time Capsule; Essex County Court House as a National Landmark; Peter W. Rodino, Jr. recognition tablet; Essex County Court House remodeled plaque; Essex County Hall of Records entry steps dedication plaque; Essex County Court House completion tablet; Essex County Hall of Records plaque; the Gettysburg Address plaque; Randall D. Warden plaque; Joseph A. Pocchio plaque; and the Joseph P. Lordi plaque.


  • 1990 - 1992


Conditions Governing Use

Photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff. Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission.


.42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box)

No finding aid, text from catalog and (Newark Archives Project).

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