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Lawrence Braman Papers

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

Scope and Contents

This very small collection contains contracts and an anniversary program from the Newark Stereotypers Union, as well as union records for the stereotypers at the Passaic Herald News.

The second folder contains misc. Herald News, Daily Record and typographical union material.


  • 1947 - 1986

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Biographical / Historical

Frank Pasquariello (c. 1917-1980) was born in Paterson and lived in Totowa at the time of his death in 1980. Lawrence Braman Jr. (1927-2012) was born in Newark and died in Florida in 2012.

Both men worked as stereotypers for the Passaic Herald News. They were members of the Newark Stereotypers' Union No. 18 part of the International Stereotypers' and Electrotypers' Union from the 1950s through at least 1980 (when Frank died). It is assumed that Lawrence got some of Frank's papers upon Frank's death.


.23 Linear Feet (1 half Hollinger box)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Anonymous donor in Florida.

Language of description
Script of description
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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