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Al Henderson Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MG Henderson, Al-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents The major portion of the Henderson photograph collection consists of 24 large boxes containing more 20,000 negatives. Negatives and proof prints are filed in individual envelopes, each representing a commercial job. The envelopes are labeled with the order number, the customer's name and address, and the date of the sitting. Envelopes typically contain several negatives, with proof-prints. The subjects are mostly individual studio portraits, but some events (especially weddings) are also...

Alford Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Alford-(Main & Offsite)
Overview A collection of photo albums and other materials on the family of George and Roberta Alford and Frontier’s International, Newark branch.

Amiri Baraka / Leroi Jones collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Baraka-(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 2 folders of photocopies of articles and clippings relating to Amiri Baraka (1964-1984), "A Checklist to Primary and Secondary Sources Related to Amiri Baraka" (1971), and 18 folders of printed material. The printed material consists largely of writings of Baraka published by the Newark-based Jihad Productions and other publishers, and material by others published by Jihad Productions. Items by Amiri Baraka include: "The Dead Lecturer" (1964), "Afro-Arts,"...

Barbara J. Kukla Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Kukla-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the collected papers of Barbara J. Kukla, who has worked in Newark for over fifty years as an author and reporter. These materials were collected by Barbara, both through her work and for personal interest. Some of the significant topics represented in these files are: music, theater, poetry, fine arts, books, African-American heritage and history, African-American life, women’s issues, women’s history, public schools, charter schools, universities, colleges,...

Business and Industrial Coordinating Council (BICC) Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk BICC-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box 1: contains drafts of a history of BICC (1973); a file labeled "Task Force"; training and personnel manuals; certificates; bylaws; budgets; minutes, etc. (ca. 1967-1973)

Box 2: contains 6 binders of material labeled "Executive Director's Report" (1970-1972); " Executive Committee Minutes" (1970-1975); " Minutes" (1970-1973); " Programs" (1970-1973); "Computer Match" (1971-1972); and " Finance and Budget" (1971-1972).

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

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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. Jerry...

D.J. Henderson Papers (Collection)

 Collection
Identifier: MG Henderson, D.J. -(Main)
Scope and Contents In addition to personal correspondence and papers, the collection reflects the breadth of the Hendersons’ interests with materials on engineering, the preservation of their house, and many organizations with which they were involved.

A copy of an earlier inventory of the collection can be found in Box 10.

Effa Manley Private Business Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Manley
Overview The Effa Manley Private Business papers consist primarily of correspondence, but also include lists, and a few bills and receipts. The bulk of the material is related to an apartment building owned by Effa Manley and members of her family in Germantown, Pennsylvania, and property owned by Abe Manley in Camden, New Jersey.

Fred Means Papers

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Identifier: MG Nwk Means-(Main)
Overview This collection consists of papers documenting Fred Means career and activism.

Gus Heningburg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Heningburg-(Main)
Overview This collection consists of documents pertaining to Gus Heningburg, a Newark , NJ, based civil rights and community activist, and former head of the Greater Newark Urban Coalition.

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