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Manuscripts (documents)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:

Henry F. Mutschler Manuscript

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier:  MG Nwk Mutschler-(Main)
Scope and Contents This typescript history, compiled by Henry Mutschler during his retirement, is filled with detailed accounts of the music teachers of Newark and surrounding towns, of music festivals, music clubs and societies, virtuoso performances, music promoters like Joseph Fuerstman, music in the schools, Works Progress Administration (WPA) music programs, theaters and vaudeville houses, and of the craze for movie theaters, with their hard-working piano accompanists. It includes photographs of the...
Dates: 1954

Hilda A. Hidalgo, PhD - Papers

Identifier: 2009-02
Abstract Community activist, LGBT advocate, educator, social worker, and Rutgers professor. Cofounder of both the Experimental Master of Social Work for Bilingual/Bicultural Hispanics and of the Master in Public Administration for Hispanic Administrators at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. The bulk of the collection is comprised of academic writings, including numerous articles for publication, monograph manuscripts, a doctoral dissertation, speeches, keynote addresses and case studies....
Dates: circa 1920s - 2010, undated; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1999

Hughes Allison Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Allison-(Main)
Scope and Contents The contents of the collection are as follows:Box 1: a folder entitled "Playbills and Theater Programs" consists mostly of material on New York productions, but also includes a program for a concert by Kirsten Flagstad at the Mosque Theatre (December 21, 1938) and the "Symphony Magazine" of the Essex County Symphony Society, Stadium Festival Concerts series (June 1940), announcing the program for the first concert, which featured Marian Anderson (June 3, 1940); a small folder of...
Dates: 1930 - 1981

James M. Reilly Papers

Identifier: MG Nwk Reilly-(Main & Offsite)

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.

Dates: 1890 - 1935

Miscellaneous items (C) relating to New Jersey, 1831 - 2000

 Collection — Box 3
Scope and Contents Box 3: Canals: "The Electrification of the Morris Canal" by Ford Kurtz (1911); correspondence related to the Morris Canal (1912); copy of bill in state legislature to provide for state ownership of the Morris and Essex Canal ; "The Morris Canal on Postcards" compiled by C. Wolff GSPCC Hi-Lites Show Special Sept 1975Cemeteries: The Evergreen Cemetery (Dedicatory Address of The Rev. David Magie, D.D., including Certificate of Incorporation and Rules and Regulations,...
Dates: 1831 - 2000

Miscellaneous items (D-G) relating to New Jersey, 1801 - 2008

 Collection — Box 4
Scope and Contents Box 4: Deeds: Transfer of goods and outstanding accounts of Stephen M. Gould of Caldwell Twp. to George E. Hamlin of Newark (1849)Energy Crisis: "Special Issue: The University and the Energy Crisis (Rutgers Newsletter, Dec. 1973) Festivals: New Jersey Folk Festival 2008: Celebrate Germany! (presented by Douglas Residential College, Saturday, April 26, 2008, brochure) Fire: "Firematic Associations of New Jersey" (1968)Genealogy: Charles...
Dates: 1801 - 2008

New Jersey Authors Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG NJ Authors- (Main) 
Scope and Contents

Cunningham, John T. (Tercentenary Tales, 1962-63; Manuscript of rev. Newark History, 1987); Barbara Faith Kalik, state assembly proclamation, 1991; Sanderson, Ivan T. (1911-73, bio. material); Henderson, Daniel (editor of Good Housekeeping, personal Christmas cards, verses, 1940's, 50's); Letters of William Nelson (1910); English, Thomas Dunn (poems); NJ WPA (catalog, 1940).

Dates: 1910 - 1991

New Jersey Federal Writers' Project Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG FWP-(Main)
Scope and Contents 1 Hollinger box contains manuscripts of writings, exhibition catalogs related to the exhibitions held by Federal Writers' Project at The Federal Art Gallery (Newark, N.J.), and lists and biographical sketches of the contemporary writers from Essex County, N.J. (1935-38).Newark-related material in the collection is as follows:Folder "Joyce Kilmer": contains a timeline on New Jersey newspapers, most from NewarkFolder "Misc.": two exhibition brochures for the...
Dates: 1935 - 1938

New Jersey Physicians records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG NJ Physicians-(Main)
Scope and Contents

1 archival box contains manuscripts of "The Knife is Not Enough (1968)" written by Dr. Henry Howard Kessler and "The Negro Physician in North Jersey and the Early History of the New Jersey Medical Society" by A. A. Phillips, M.D., and a reprinted article "Traumatic Neurasthenia (1899)" by John D. McGill, M.D.; "African American Physicans Breaking Down Barriers in NJ", Sandra Moss (2005)

Dates: 1898 - 1968

Newark Cemeteries Collection (N.J.)

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Cemeteries-(Main)
Scope and Contents This small collection consists of miscellaneous material relating to Newark cemeteries. Contents are as follows:Folder 1, Notes on Potters Field: contains a 14-page manuscript entitled, "A Place to Bury Strangers in; Newark's City Cemetery from Its beginning up to 1936," by Everett W. Otto. Accompanying the manuscript are a photocopy of a sketch of the "Old Garabrant Mansion in Waverly"; a photocopy of an article regarding the Garabrant house (Aug 31, 1887); 3 maps noting the...
Dates: 1936 - 2002