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Frank E. Martin correspondence

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Martin-(Main)
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 60 letters written by Frank Everett Martin, while stationed at Camp Dix, New Jersey, and Aignay-le-Due-Cote d'Or, France. The bulk of the letters are to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Martin, who resided at 125 South 11th Street, Newark. The collection also includes dog tags, boat passes, and 39 postcards with scenes of the occupation of, and destruction in, France.

Dates: 1916 - 1919

McLeary Postcard Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NWK McLeary-(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of ca. 350 postcards, in two ring binders. All but one or two of the images are of Newark. Topics include street scenes, public buildings, commercial and industrial buildings, schools, hospitals, churches, theaters, parks, monuments, railroad and other stations, street scenes, and souvenir images. There are very few interiors (of restaurants, public buildings, etc.), views of private residences, or scenes featuring people. The Library does not have further information...
Dates: c. 1900s-1950s

New Jersey Postcard Albums Collection

Identifier: MG NJ Postcards-(Main)
Scope and Contents The nineteen catalogued albums in this collection contain postcards of New Jersey towns collected by Mr. K. Landsberger of Verona. The cards are arranged geographically, with two albums devoted to Verona, two to West Orange, and smaller numbers representing other locales. One album, "Scrapbook 19 - Newark," contains over 200 postcards of Newark, arranged roughly by subject. Most of the cards date from the first two decades of the 20th century and most are photochrom (or photochrome) -- that...
Dates: c. 1900-1990

Newark Public Library (CFCNJIC) Picture Collection

Identifier: Main & Offsite
Scope and Contents Cataloged Photos (onsite, c. 35,000 photos): searchable at -- the cataloged photos include photocopied or cut out paper photos, postcards (2 full file drawers) and photos in books but are mostly glossy photos.Posters: Posters are offsite and are also cataloged at under location code "Main NJ Ref Posters", call number "Poster" and Fiction Call Number "Poster"...
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk 1880-1995, some before and after

Postcard Collection

Identifier: RG8

A collection of cards, mostly from Europe and the United States. Many vintage cards were collected beginning in 1900 to form a historic record. A Hollinger box of Information Files accompanies the collection.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1890 - 1940

"Take A Look At Our Beautiful City"

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

This scrapbook contains postcards of Newark paired with ads for local businesses and other entities.

Dates: A note by the library seems to indicate it was donated in Nov 1919.

W. Carl Burger collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Burger-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of exhibition catalogs, pamphlets, resumes, statements, published critiques, photographs, postcards, and newspaper clippings, and correspondence, pertaining to painter W. Carl Burger and his works.

Dates: 1950 - 1990