Guide to the Ihne-Vogdovich Family Collection 1920s-1940s MG 1527


Descriptive Summary
Biographical Note
Scope and Content Note
Access Points
Related Material
Administrative Information

Container List

Photographs, Programs, Clippings

Guide to the Ihne-Vogdovich Family Collection
MG 1527
The New Jersey Historical Society
52 Park Place
Newark, New Jersey 07102
Contact: NJHS Library
(973) 596-8500 x249
© 2005 All rights reserved.
The New Jersey Historical Society, Publisher
Inventory prepared by Julia Telonidis.Finding aid encoded by Julia Telonidis. May 2005. Production of the EAD 2002 version of this finding aid was made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Finding aid written in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Ihne-Vogdovich Family
Title: Ihne-Vogdovich Family Collection
Dates 1920s-1940s
Abstract: Consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, and programs relating to the Ihne-Vogdovich Family of Jersey City, N.J.
Quantity: 0.08 linear feet (4 folders + 1 oversized folder)
Collection Number: MG 1527

Biographical Note

The Ihne-Vogdovich family was a working class family living in Hoboken, N.J. in the early part of the 20th century.

Return to the Table of Contents

Scope and Content Note

Consists of 13 photographs of members of the Ihne-Vogdovich family of Jersey City, New Jersey, including Walter Ihne, Robert Ihne (b. 1925), Martin Vogdovich (b. 1889), and Jaka Tvrdeic Vogdovich (b. 1895). Images include Martin Vogodich and co-workers of the Erie Railroad Company, Jersey City, and Jaka Vogdovich on strike with fellow female leather workers against R. Neumann & Co., Newark, NJ. Also included is a program for the Thirty-Sixth Annual Baby Parade in Asbury Park, NJ, August 31, 1927, and images of Robert Ihne dressed as Felix-the-Cat for which he won the “Cinderella” prize. Three trophies are also located in the Society’s museum collections.

Return to the Table of Contents

Access Points

The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.
Subject Names:
Ihne-Vogdovich family.
Subject Topics:
Basketball teams–New Jersey
Leather workers–Labor unions–New Jersey
Parades–New Jersey–Asbury Park.
Wages–Leather workers.
Women employees–New Jersey.
Subject Places:
Jersey City (N.J.)
Document Types:

Return to the Table of Contents

Related Material

Three trophies given to museum collection.

Return to the Table of Contents

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1527, Ihne-Vogdovich Family Collection, The New Jersey Historical Society.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Mary E. Ihne, 2000.

Return to the Table of Contents

Container List

Photographs, Programs, Clippings

Box Folder Title Date
1 1 Small sized photographs n.d.
1 2 Large sized photographs n.d.
1 3 Newspaper Clippings 1929, 1936
1 4 Asbury Park Baby Parade Program 1927 Aug. 31
Box Title Date
OS Oversized photographs of basketball team (2) ca. 1920

Return to the Top of Page

Print Friendly, PDF & Email