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Bookplate Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG 7
Overview The collection consists of thousands of bookplates (originals and facsimiles from the 18th to the 20th century from private and institutional libraries), proofs, metal plates, notes, and letters. The collection has been organized into five series (Institutions, Designers, Armorial, Newark Public Library plates, and Oversize) and includes original bookplates created by prominent engravers such J.W. Spenceley, E.D. French, W.F. Hopson, and A.N. Macdonald, as well as Dutch, German, Swedish, and...

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).

Current Events in Art scrapbook

 Collection — Container: Vol. 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Contemporary
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of one scrapbook entitled "Current Events in Art" (November 1929 - April 1930). The scrapbook consists of typed lists of monthly "Current Art Talks"; each month's list is followed by clippings, and, in one case, a catalogue for an exhibit of paintings by Emma Fordyce MacRae at the Roerich Museum (1930). These materials document the brief talks given at monthly meetings of The Contemporary of Newark, a cultural club. The scrapbook appears to have been compiled by...

Family Service Bureau of Newark Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG NWK FSBN -(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection contains annual reports (1967, 1971, 1972); a 75th anniversary brochure, with a brief history of FSBN (1957); an FSBN publication, "Man in Emotional Space" (1958); minutes of the Board of Trustees and of the Board of Directors (1961-1974); minutes, agendas, and assorted material related to the Case Committee (1962-1968); correspondence to and from Bernard Schein, Deputy Director of FSBN (1961-1968); and a folder of Board-related material including budgets, bylaws, committee...

Forest Hill Literary Society collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG NWK FHLS-(Main)
Scope and Contents Organized in 6 boxes : Box #1. Programs (1980-96), folders labeled as "Anniversary papers (1920, 30, 40, 50, 70, & 75)," "Previous memberships (1891-1960)," "Minutes (1959-94)," Secretary's Minutes (1974-80); Box #2. Programs, manuscripts, etc. (1901-93) ; Box #3. Minutes (1897-1919); Box #4. Minutes (1920-1958) ;Box #5. Anniversaries (25th, 50th, 75th, 1929-79) and minutes (1944-79): Box #6. Constitutions, by laws, histories, and collection of notes for lectures by member Grace Whiting...

Greater Newark Chamber of Commerce Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk GNCC-(Main)
Scope and Contents The Chamber of Commerce of Newark was founded in 1868 to promote business and industry in the city. The Greater Newark Chamber of Commerce Collection contains printed material related to the affairs of the Chamber of Commerce, including:1 folder of issues of "The Exec," the newsletter of the GNCC (1969-1976);1 folder of issues of "Info," a monthly newsletter of the Research and Government Affairs Department of the GNCC (1971-1973); 2 issues of "Trends,"...

Logos and seals scrapbook: New Jersey and Newark

 Collection — Container: Volume 1
Identifier: MG Logos-(Main)
Scope and Contents This scrapbook contains ca. 350 printed images of seals and logos of governmental entities and public and private organizations and companies including schools throughout New Jersey and Newark.

New Jersey Associations Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NJ Associations-(Main)
Scope and Contents BOX #1. General: "A Listing of New Jersey Associations and Executive Officers" (1971); N. J. Associations A-N: The Academy of Medicine of Northern New Jersey (20th anniversary, 1941, brochure); American Institute of Architects, New Jersey Chapter (lecture program, 1901-2); Association for Children of New Jersey ("The Children's Inaugural," 1990); Bicentennial Association (card files), The Bond Club of New Jersey (1949-50); The Central Dental Association of Northern New Jersey ("History of the...

Newark and New Jersey Broadsides collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier:  MG NWK-NJ Broadsides -(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three boxes of broadsides, two of which, Box 1 (ca. 1970s-1981), and Box 2 (1982-1987), relate to Newark. Box 3 contains 1970s-1987 NJ, Box 4 Newark & NJ (1988-1995), Box 5 Newark & NJ (1996-1997), Box 6 Newark & NJ (1998-2000), Box 7 (2001-2004), relate to Newark, Box 8 (2005 to Present, undated), relate to Newark & NJ. The documents consist primarily of flyers and notices, interspersed with occasional press releases or statements. The...

Newark and NJ Invitations

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk-NJ Invitations-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection contains invitations received by Charles F. Cummings and, occasionally, other librarians and community members. The invitations are sorted by year, as follows:Box 1: 1982-1985Box 2: 1986-1988Box 3: 1989-1991Box 4: 1992-1993, 1995, 1996Box 5: 1997-1998Box 6: 1998-2000Box 7: 2000-2002 Box 8 (half box): 2003 to Present, UndatedEvents include Newark and New Jersey events,...