Manuscript Group 1103, Newark, NJ Board Of Commissioners Collection, 1917

 

Archives Documents, Manuscripts, Maps, & Photographs

 

1103.
NEWARK, N.J. BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

 
Collection, 1917.  76 items.

 

 
Material collected by the Reverend Joseph F. Folsom concerning
the movement for commission government of Newark and specifically
relating to the November 13, 1917, “Special election for
Five Commissioners.” This collection is chiefly comprised of
campaign literature for many of the 27 candidates, sample ballots
and a few letters to Reverend Folsom, including those from the
Anti-Saloon League of New Jersey.  Information on those
candidates below:

 

 

 

 

Belfatto,
G.M.

 

Bock,
Frank J.

 

Boettner,
Frank A.

 

Briedenbach,
Frederick C.

 

Denman,
Arthur R.

 

Fettinger,
Theodore S.

 

Guenther,
Henry A.

 

 

 

Haussling,
Jacob

 

Headley,
Elroy

 

Howe,
John

 

Johnson,
Harry D.

 

Littlefied,
Charles W.

 

Matthews,
John A.

 

McKiernan,
William J.

 

 

 

Moody,
E. Erle

 

Prieth,
Benedict

 

Prout,
Fred

 

Schmidt,
Ralph B.

 

Taylor,
Rynier V.

 

Taylor,
Charles P.

 

Tries,
William Jr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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