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Gerard Zanfini and Michael D. Immerso First Ward Italian Collection

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Identifier: MG Nwk Immerso-(Main)
Scope and Contents by Newark Archives Project (http://nap.rutgers.edu)The boxes consist of research files and original materials used in the preparation of three related projects, all based on the research and collecting efforts of Michael Immerso: the exhibit, "The Vanished First Ward: Newark's Little Italy," held at the Newark Public Library, November 13-December 31. 1996; a PBS documentary on the subject, narrated by Steve Adubato (1997); and Immerso's book, "Newark's Little Italy: The Vanished...

Hellenic Heritage Collection

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Identifier: MG Hellenic-(Main)
Overview This collection consists of photographs, certificates, passports, clippings, ephemera, and oral histories reflecting the Greek-American community of Newark, NJ during the 20th century.

Mattia Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Mattia-(Main)
Overview The collection consists of glass negatives and minstrel show material from the Mattias, one of the first Italian families in Newark.

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 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...