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New Jersey Federal Writers' Project Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG FWP-(Main)
Scope and Contents 1 Hollinger box contains manuscripts of writings, exhibition catalogs related to the exhibitions held by Federal Writers' Project at The Federal Art Gallery (Newark, N.J.), and lists and biographical sketches of the contemporary writers from Essex County, N.J. (1935-38).Newark-related material in the collection is as follows:Folder "Joyce Kilmer": contains a timeline on New Jersey newspapers, most from NewarkFolder "Misc.": two exhibition brochures for the...

New Jersey Industries collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG NJ Industry-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection contains 23 files labeled as : "New Jersey Industry Misc." including Wallace & Tiernan Inc. (1948, 1953), Crocker-Wheeler Co., manufacturer of electric motors (letter, 1921), The Manufacture of Incandescent Mazda Lamps by Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co., Bloomfield, N.J. (brochure, 1941), Your Visit to Bayonne Refinery by Tide Water Associated Oil Co. (booklet), It's all done with Instruments by Weston Electrical Instrument Corporation, and That Amazing Vari-typer...

New Jersey Railroads Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG NJ Railroads-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection includes Communication Tickets (1857-58), Timetables (1901, 1951), General Plan of Yards and Waterfront (Jersey City, N.J.), Acts incorporating The New Jersey Southern Rail Road Co., The Long Branch and Sea Shore Rail Road Co., and Acts Supplementary Thereto (1870), files labeled as "The Nine-County Public Transportation Crisis (1964)" and "Erie-Lackawana (1964-71)," and publications and brochures of NJ Transit.

Newark Evening News Employee Files

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Newark 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...

Newark Evening News Morgue & Materials

 Collection
Identifier: Microfilm & Indexes
Scope and Contents The library was given the archives of the Newark Evening News at its closing. This includes:Newark News Morgue Subject File (bulk 1920s-1970s, some earlier): 100,000+ subjects of microfilmed clippings files (11 file drawers of microfilm). Index to subjects under External Links.Newark News Indexes (1915-1972): Handwritten yearly indexes to the Newark News.Newark News Photo Collection (bulk 1930s-1970s, but some earlier): Partially searchable at...

Newark Memorial Tablet Evaluation Forms

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Tablets-(Main)
Scope and Contents 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...

Newark (N.J.) Fire Department collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NWK Fire Dept. -(Main) 
Scope and Contents Box #1. History. "Historical Facts about the Fire Department, Newark, N.J." compiled by R. Wittick (typewritten chronology of major events), "General History of Newark Fire Dept.", misc. notes, excerpts from newspapers. Fireboat. "Newark's fire fighting navy" (1961), Crew members (1931), rules concerning jurisdiction over harbor fires (1927), Newspaper articles (1918, 1920). Chemical Engine Company No. 1, Chronology of events (1887-91), Running schedules (1936). Engine Company No. 1 (Hand...

Newwork Real Estate Papers (Newark, N.J.)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Newwork-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box #1: files labeled as Newark Landmark Sites and Historic Districts (2006), Newark Maps, Program Survey, Newark Downtown District, and other material relating to Newark, NJ. Box #2: Newark Foundation, Newark Museum, Newark Cyber Notes. Broad Street, Urban Enterprise Zone Program. Box #3: CAC of NJ, CACNJ Facilities, Bedminster Medical Plaza, Bedminster, N.J. (2006-2009), Passaic River.The Newark-related contents of the collection are as follows:Box 1: flyers,...

Consumers League of New Jersey papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG CLNJ-(Main)
Scope and Contents Organized in 16 boxes : Box #1. Index of the files, description of the files presented to Rutgers University Library, the League publications, leaflets about "Minimum Wage," "Migratory Labor," and "Child Labor," files labeled as "Food Marketing Consumer Action," "Consumers Assembly (1977)," "N.J. Consumers Conference (1967-1968)," and "Mary Dyckman Reminiscences" ; Box #2. Files labeled as "Consumer Credit (1963-1976)" ;Box #3. Files labeled as "Child Labor...

Peter Shapiro collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG Shapiro-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents The collection consists largely of material documenting Peter Shapiro's political career and interests, both in Essex County and statewide. References to Newark or to political activity and issues affecting Newark, are scattered throughout the collection. Contents are as follows:Box 1: photocopies of newspaper and magazine articles, mostly documenting Shapiro's campaigns and accomplishments in office, arranged chronologically,1975-1982 Box 2: photocopies of newspaper and...