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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).

Central High School collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG Central H.S.-(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of 18 binders containing newspaper clippings, correspondence, awards, photographs, game schedules, fliers, varsity letters, etc., collected by Robert A. Illig (CHS, 1950), compiler of a two-volume collection of photocopied Central High School memorabilia, "Our Lady on the Hill." These volumes, which are described in a separate entry, reproduce some of the material found in these binders.Volumes 1-4, "Letters," consist of correspondence, primarily...

Essex County Adult Education

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG EC Adult Ed.- (Main)
Overview The collection consists of administrative records, minutes, and correspondence of the Essex County Adult Education Council, which had offices in the Newark Public Library. The Council's Secretary was Ed A. Wright.

Essex County College collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG ECC-(Main)
Scope and Contents Box #1. Class guide (1970), Student handbook (1960-70), Literary magazine (1970), Inauguration of J. Harry Smith (invitation, 1971), Student regulations (1972), Room directory (1972), "Facts About Essex County College" (1973), "Agreement by and between ECC Board of Trustees and the Office Workers Association of ECC (1975), Campus map & floor plan, George D. Harris (inauguration invitation, 1978), Educational Opportunity Fund Day 10th Anniversary Celebration (program, 1978), Catalog...

Fred Landolphi papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Landolphi-(Main)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of biographical data, a hand-written draft of a memoir covering the years 1931 to 1965, professional and personal correspondence (1936-2000), an issue of the South Side High School newsletter "Hilltop Recorder" (October 31, 1951), Mayor Carlin's proclamation of Fred Landolphi Day and other material on FL's selection as "Principal of the Year" (1960), a photograph of a high school basketball team (undated), two hand-illuminated tributes to FL from his fellow teachers and...

Newark Board of Education scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk BOE-(Main)
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 4 scrapbooks of material relating to the Newark Board of Education and to individual schools in Newark. The contents are as follows: Scrapbooks 1 (1923-1925) and 2 (1925-1934): arranged in chronological order, contain local newspaper clippings related to issues, events, activities, and announcements of individual schools, and of the Newark Board of Education. Topics include, but are not limited to, the suitability of hiring married women as teachers (ca....

Newark City Hospital School of Nursing Photo Albums

 Collection
Identifier: MG NCHSN-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents 6 large (22 1/2x19") and 1 small (7x10 1/2") photograph albums contain class photos with students' names, dated from 1886 to 1968, Newark City Hospital School of Nursing: v.1. 1886-1907; v.2. 1906-1919; v.3. 1919-1928; v.4. 1929-1938; v.5. 1939-1952; v.6. 1953-1968. A minute book (1897-1909) is included.

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 School Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk School Photos-(Main) & file drawers
Overview Newark School Photographs, originally a Newark Board of Education collection, consists of 14 boxes of prints, plus four drawers of small-format prints, most with matching negatives. Many of the images are numbered and accessible via an extensive card-file index in the Reading Room; the general description in an online catalogue record applies to the boxes only.