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Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Co. collection

Identifier: MG MBLI Coll.-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents The collection is stored in 4 file cabinets and 3 boxes. Newark-related contents are as follows: File Cabinet 1, Drawer 1: company brochures and pamphlets; clippings and other material on anniversaries and company buildings; biographical files; exhibit material, including many photographs; and videotapes of speeches by Robert Van FossanFile Cabinet 1, Drawer 2: material on new building at 520 Broad St., including correspondence on opening ceremonies; biographical files...
Dates: 1845 - 2001

Newark Civil War Collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NWK Civil War -(Main) 
Scope and Contents BOX #1: Lists of new recruits mustered in Newark giving the soldier's name, address, and number of dependents (book marked #11: August 6, 1862 - June 1, 1863; book #12: August 29 - September 20, 1862). Most of the soldiers mustered into unspecified 9-month regiments such as the 26th, but a 14-page list of three-year recruits into the 13th New Jersey Infantry, titled "Names of the who Received $10 from the Citizens Committee at the Post Office" (at the end of book #12). A cash book (marked #9)...
Dates: 1861 - 1866

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...
Dates: 1845 - 2001

Oversized Archival Material (NJ Collection)

Identifier: Oversized Boxes
Scope and Contents The following needs to be updated, items may have been moved.Oversize Box Nr 1 Two diplomas from Newark Schools - Chestnut Grammer 1889 and Central High 1915 Jacob Haussling award John Drier Libben. honors dinner Mahlon Pitney. Honors dinner New Jersey 1776 coloring book Plant watercolor John Cotton Dana. Honor Old Burying Ground headstones list Clark Mansion watercolor Life Magazine Newark: the predictable insurrection July 28, 1967 Curtis Lucas, Third Ward Newark, 1952 Leo P....
Dates: c. 1820-1990