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Newark (N.J.) -- History -- 18th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

C. G. Hine Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG NJ Hine
Scope and Contents Box #1: manuscripts titled as "Elizabeth-Morristown," "Middlebrook and Pluckemin," "North-Western New Jersey," "To Princeton and Trenton through New Brunswick and back through Kingston, Rocky Hill and Pluckemin, Washington Treck," "Northern New Jersey," and "George Washington's Itinery covering West of the Hudson River and New Jersey," and miscellaneous papers.Box #2: files including newspaper clippings, photographs, brochures, and brief manuscripts and labeled as "Bibliography,"...
Dates: c. 1883-1929

CFCNJIC Archival Collections on Microfilm

Identifier: Microfilm cabinets
Scope and Contents Black Power Movement Part 1 - includes Amiri Baraka (9 reels) See index in External Documents. Churchman Funeral Home Records, 1902-1934 (2 reels) See Newark Archives Project in External Documents for more information on this collection. From NJHS Collection. Plus index to volume 2 in Oversized Books collection under title "Churchman". City of Newark Engineering Drawings (6...
Dates: 1723 - 1997

Miscellaneous items (T-Z) relating to Newark (N.J.), 1784 - 2000

 Collection — Box 15
Identifier: MG NWK Misc. (Main)
Scope and Contents Box 15: Taxation: 19th century tax records (receipts, bills, etc.); List of tax ratables (1781); Real estate tax receipts (1928-1933); tax receipt and arrears of AP Baldwin (of Joseph Baldwin & Company, 1895-1896); Teachers: George Brinkerhoff ("Depression: cause and remedy" (mimeograph, 8p); Margaret Coult (Booklet, 1931), "William E. Bissell, 1856-1899" (booklet, 1899); Wayland Stearns (Memorial fund program, 1938); NTU (Newark Teacher's Union) 2010 Letter on...
Dates: 1784 - 2000

New Jersey Land Conveyances records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG NJ Land-Conveyances -(Main)  
Scope and Contents This collection consist of 63 folders, each of which contains a document, or occasionally documents, related to land conveyances, including boundary line settlements, quit claim indentures and releases, bonds, etc. The folders are arranged chronologically.The bulk of the material relates to property transactions that occurred in Essex County; Newark related material includes, but is not limited to:An indenture for the sale of property in Newark from David Ward to...
Dates: 1761 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1761 - 1899

Newark (N.J.) Printing and Publishing

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MG Nwk Print -(Main)

The collection consists of a selection of materials published in New Jersey, many of them by small or short-lived publishing enterprises. The contents include periodicals, pamphlets, catalogues, advertisements, and small books.

Dates: 1798; 1913 - 1971

Newark Public Library Maps Collection

Identifier: Card file
Scope and Contents The Newark Public Library has many historical Newark Maps. The majority of Newark large flat maps have been digitized.The library also has many historical maps of New Jersey which are searchable via card file in the New Jersey room (Basement).The library also has a collection of folded and street maps, viewable in the NJ Room (Map Dreawer, 500 Broad).The library also has a collection of NJ atlases (Wooden cabinet, and 500 Broad).Newark atlases...
Dates: Representing the town in 1666 - 2000s (actual documents no older than 19th century)

Sydenham House Photographs

Identifier: MG Nwk Sydenham-(Main)

Photo albums and photographs of the Sydenham House, along with a small group of clippings and notes.

Dates: 1955 - 1979

Tomkins Notebook

Identifier: MG Nwk -Tomkins

This notebook, author unidentified, contains notes on the genealogy of the Tomkins family, some of the first Newark settlers.

Dates: c. 1880s-1910s