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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 catalog.npl.org. [Three Bamberger's videos : Christmas 1926 ; Bamberger parade 1930s ; Bamberger's Thanksgiving parade 1944] / 381.141 T4132 Newark Public Library Biographies on DVD search at catalog.npl.org for author "Voices & Visions Productions" (11 DVDs incl....
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk 1900s-2000s
Collection — Container: Volume 1
Identifier: MG Nwk-NJ-(Main)
Scope and Contents The clippings (March 1936-May 1947) in this scrapbook, compiled by Henry A. Schwedes, highlight topics in the history City of Newark; a small amount of material relates to other New Jersey locales. In 1921 Henry A. Schwedes, a graduate of Cornell University (1912) and a resident of Irvington, owned a one-hundred car garage in Newark.Most of the articles date from Newark's centennial year (1936) and are from the Newark Sunday Call and the Newark Evening News. Subjects include:...
Dates: 1936 - 1947
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,...
Dates: c. 1942-1967
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...
Dates: c. 1900-1972
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Photos A -(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection contains 12 binders of pictures of Newark which ran in newspapers (all identified newspapers were published in Newark) from about 1933-1987. Subjects of pictures span the 1800s-1987. Binders are labelled by date of picture subject. Box #1: 1800s-1900s (2 binders), 1930s, 1930s&1940s; Box #2: 1930s&1940s, two unlabelled binders that have dates in the 1940s, and one unlaballed binder that starts in 1959. Box #3: "Mostly 1960s", unlabelled binders that start in 1966 and...
Dates: c. 1933-1987
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Photos-(Main)
Abstract The collection consists of two scrapbooks compiled by Walter Edward Blythe and Robert Arthur Illig. They contain illustrations relating to the history of Newark, clipped from local newspapers (the Newark Sunday Call, the Newark Evening News, the Newark Star-Eagle, etc.). The illustrations, cut out and neatly mounted on scrapbook pages, are annotated with the date of publication. The publication dates are mostly in the 1920s and 1930s, but many of the graphics and photographs reproduced date...
Dates: 1890 - 1938
- Scrapbooks 4
- Newark (N.J.) -- History -- 19th century 3
- Photographs 3
- Clippings (information artifacts) 2
- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century 2
- African Americans -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- Books 1
- Chinese -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- DVDs 1
- Essex County (N.J.) -- History -- 20th Century 1
- Files 1
- Indexes 1
- Jews -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- Journalists -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- Newark (N.J.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
- Newspapers 1
- Police -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- Schools -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- Theaters -- New Jersey -- Newark 1
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 1
- Vital records 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1
- biography files 1 ∧ less
- L. Bamberger & Co. 1
- Schwedes, Henry A. 1