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CFCNJIC Archival Material in Book/DVD Collection (Partial List)

Identifier: Book and DVD Collection

Scope and Contents

Following are a selection of archival items in the Book and DVD collections. Search our catalog for a full list at


  1. [Three Bamberger's videos : Christmas 1926 ; Bamberger parade 1930s ; Bamberger's Thanksgiving parade 1944] / 381.141 T4132
  2. Newark Public Library Biographies on DVD search at for author "Voices & Visions Productions" (11 DVDs incl. Jerry Capno, Michelle Cappetta, Carol Jenkins Cooper, John Cunningham, William Dane, Rebecca Doggett, Wilma Gray, Elizabeth King, Trish Morris-Yamba, and Henrietta S. Parker.)

Scrapbooks & Archival Books

  1. Miriam V. Studley, "When Newark Was Younger" (Columns Scrapbook) April 1949-May 1950 974.932 St9 (Oversized)
  2. Newark's 300th Anniversary: Scrapbooks, 1966-1967 974.932 C11R (Oversized)
  3. Newark (N.J.) Charter Commission Clippings (Scrapbooks), 1953 352 N4292
  4. Our Lady on the Hill: History of Central High School, 1912-1950, 373.749 32 Ou7 (Photocopied)
  5. Old Time Newark and Newark Theaters, C. E. Blair: Scrapbooks, 1930s, 974.932 H624
  6. Photographs that Appeared in the New Jersey Afro-American, byWells Raney (Scrapbooks) 1944-1950, 974.900496 R16, vols. 1-3 (Oversized)
  7. Robert A. Illig: In the Line of Duty: Fallen but not Forgotten 363.20922 In17 (photocopied)
  8. Robert A. Illig: The History of Newark, NJ Police Chiefs 363.20922 H6297, Vols. 1-4 (photocopied)
  9. Schoolmen's Club Programs Etc Scrapbook, 1911-1941 974.932 Sch6 R (Oversized)

Manuscripts & unique materials

  1. John Robert Swicinski: "A Newark Trilogy: Childhood Memories of the 1930s", 1993, 974.932 Sw53 (manuscript)
  2. "Legacy--A Love Story," by Lerma Chen", 2007 974.932 C441 C42LE 1 volume (manuscript)
  3. New Jersey SOS! Project: Printout 1993-1996 730.9749, D623 (by NPL staff)
  4. Newark libraries & literary societies; historical notes, copies of broadsides, letters, documents, newspaper notices from the collections of the Newark public library, New Jersey historical society. 020 Sa1 (Julia Sabine, notebook)


  • Majority of material found within Bulk 1900s-2000s


18 Volumes (Linear feet unknown)

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Related Materials

This is a partial list. CFCNJIC has a wide variety of books that were published only in limited runs including family histories, reports, periodicals and more, please use our catalog at for a full search.

Some items that may be of interest to archival researchers:

CFCNJIC has a large collection of theses available for search via our catalog. Titles include "Reexamining Irish-Chinese Relations in America: A Study of Belleville, New Jersey, 1870-1886"by Elizabeth Lew and "Italians in Newark" by Patrica Flock.

CFCNJIC also has a large collection of church commerative journals and church histories that were published in limited runs. These are in the catalog under the subject "Newark (N.J.) -- Church history."

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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