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Hazel Bliss Finlay Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Finlay-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to Miss Townsend's School, a private secondary school for girls in Newark. Included are copies of the Sphinx, the school's literary magazine, from 1908 and 1909. Also included are commencement programs and invitations (1906-1909), programs from school plays and recitals, and a booklet of songs written for the school by Frances Leavitt.

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 Nationality Groups Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NJ Nationality Groups-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box #1: "The Italians of New Jersey: A Research Guide" (1983), "History of Ethnic and Racial Groups in Trenton, New Jersey: 1900-1960" (by Dennis J. Starr, submitted to the New Jersey Committee for the Humanities by the Trenton Free Public Library in partial fulfillment of a grant entitled "Ethnic Groups of Trenton, New Jersey: an Index to Source Materials in the Trenton Library with a Brief History and Chronology."), Spanish Speaking (New Jersey En Sus Manos: Directorio Comercial Profesional Y...

Newark Colleges collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NWK Colleges -(Main) 
Overview The collection consists of documents, including clippings, commencement programs, course bulletins, fundraising material, etc. mostly relating to the University of Newark and the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Newark Department Stores Collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Dept. Stores-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box #1. Hahnes folder: "My little red Indian book" (children's booklet), Gallery of Fame (leaflet of American heroes), Catalog (1976); KRESGE: Christmas catalogs (1954, 1963), various issues of magazine (1945-46); L.S. PLAUT: Pocket calendar and stamp case (1 1/2" x 2", 1916), Urban League "nigger brown" case (William Ashby memoirs and letter from L. S. Plaut, 1921), "Home Talk" (July 1899 issue), 40th anniversary celebration, The Bee Hive Musical Monthly (March/April 1896, March 1897)....

Newark Historic Celebrations Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Historic Celebrations-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box #1: 1916-1936, 1916: "Newark Posters" , pennant, "Newark Poetry Competition," program of year long events, medals & badges, "The Newark Pageant & The Celebration," "The Pageant of Newark 1916" (book, booklet MISSING?), "Official Programme Newark's Anniversary Industrial Exposition", National Wrestling Championships (flyer & correspondence, MISSING?), "Newark 1916" (leaflet, MISSING?), "Newark-250 Years Old," address by Franklin Murphy, "Historic Ceremonies and Exercises,"...

Newark History Collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk History-(Main)
Scope and Contents Newark City Hall. "A History of the City Halls of Newark, New Jersey and Report of the City Hall Commission 1836, 1899-1910," Blueprint, Ely, Mowbray & Uffinger, architects. Contract and bond for the construction of the new City Hall (1902); Architectural plans published in American Architecture for City Hall (competition, 1901)History: Indian bill of sale of Newark (1667, typed copy, 1892), Press release (Headquarters First Allied Airborne Army U.S. Troop Carrier Forces Public...

Newark Insurance Companies Collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Insurance Cos.-(Main)
Overview The bulk of the material in this collection is related to the Prudential Insurance Company. The Prudential Insurance Company of America, known as the Prudential FriendlySociety until 1877, was founded in Newark by John F. Dryden in 1875. The company's first location was 812 Broad Street; in 1892 the "Main" building was constructed on the corner Broad and Bank Streets. Prudential's initial focus was on providing insurance for individuals, but group policies for businesses rapidly...

Newark Nationality Groups Collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG NWK Nationality Groups -(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection contains material relating to ethnic and immigrant communities in Newark. The folder titles and contents are as follows: General: program for "I Am an American Day" (1947); photocopy of "Nationality and Age-Grade Surveys of the Public Schools of Newark" (1923); Senior Citizen Brotherhood Luncheon, program (1984); and Mayor's proclamation of Ukrainian Independence Day (January 22, 1976)Germans: 50th anniversary program, in German, for the 12th Ward German-English...