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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.

Hellenic Heritage Collection

 Collection
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.

Henry W. Wack scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MG Wack-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 9 scrapbooks of clippings and ephemera related to the 250th Anniversary. celebrations. Subjects include planning, the poster competition, exhibits of the posters in cities across the country, church services, speeches by local and national figures, participation by local organizations, placement of historical tablets, pageants, parades, theatrical and musical performances, sports competitions, etc. Box 1 contains:Volumes labeled 1-3: Clippings...

James M. Reilly Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG Nwk Reilly-(Main & Offsite)
Overview This collection consists of records from Mr. James M. Reilly, who was secretary of the Newark Board of Trade from 1892-1920 and was active in many other industrial and other organizations in Newark and surrounding area.

Lars DeLagerberg collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG DeLagerberg-(Main)
Overview This collection consists of material gathered by architectural historian Lars DeLagerberg for his book, "New Jersey Architecture: Colonial and Federal" (privately printed by Walter Whittum, Inc., 1956). The book consists mostly of drawings and photographs by DeLagerberg, with brief identifying captions.

New Jersey Water Color Society Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG Water Color-(Offsite)
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of correspondence, exhibition catalogues, notices, invitations and posters, membership lists, and published articles and reviews. Although some artists are not identified as to their place of residence or place of work, Newark venues and individuals with Newark connections, are well represented. A binder of detailed biographical information on members (ca.1940-1952) includes many mentions of artists who lived in Newark, trained at the Newark School of Fine and...

Newark American Revolution Bicentennial Commission collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NWK Bicentennial -(Main & Offsite)
Scope and Contents Box 1: contains 3 folders of correspondence (1975-1977), much of it consisting of routine letters soliciting donations or proposing projects; some folders of material relating to national celebrations; folders labeled "Newark Bicentennial-Scrapbook," "Bicentennial-Proposals," "Charles F. Cummings," and "Bicentennial Newsletters-Newark"; 7 folders of material related the Freedom Train; and 3 folders of budget material Box 2: contains 2 folders of correspondence (1973-1974); Newark...

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,...

Newark Associations collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Associations-(Main)
Overview Organized in alphabetical order in 3 Hollinger boxes, this collection consists of invitations, programs, brochures, reports, by-laws, constitutions, membership lists, etc. related to various Newark clubs, committees, and organizations.