Alexander Mark Collection

About this Collection

This collection contains items from the collection Alexander Mark and his time with the Mayor's Commision on Human Relations in Newark. Raised in Newark, Mark served on the Commission in the 1950s and 1960s, You can read a survey the Commission undertook in 1960 to learn about the attitudes of Newark residents towards various groups or Mark's year-end report from 1962 .

Read more documents from Mark's department in the Newark City Documents Collection .

Addendum to Proposal for a Community Survey in Newark, New Jersey
Addendum to a proposal for a community survey in Newark that was done in February 1957. Addendum was prepared by International Research Associates.
Affordable Housing Bill from United States Congress.
Senate Bill 1478, "to assist in the provision of housing for moderate and low income families."
Agenda For Meeting On Police Advisory Board
Agenda for a regular monthly meeting of the Newark Human Rights Commission, including some background on a proposal for a Police Advisory Board in Newark. The agenda has handwritten notes on it.
Agenda for Clergy Advisory Council Meeting
Agenda for a meeting of the Clergy Advisory Council to the Mayor's Commission on Group Relations
Agenda for Meeting of Mayor's Commission on Group Relations
Agenda for meeting of Mayor's Commission on Group Relations, with handwritten notes, and a summary of a Fair Housing Bill from the New Jersey Committee Against Discrimination in Housing.
Agenda for Meeting of the Mayor's Commission on Group Relations
Agenda for a meeting of the Mayor's Commission on Group Relations, with handwritten annotations. Included is a letter attached to the agenda.
Agenda of Mayor's Commission on Group Relations Meeting
Agenda for a meeting of the Mayor's Commission on Group Relations, with handwritten annotations.
Angel Torres' Resignation Acknowledged
Letter to Angel Torres, accepting his his resignation from the Mayor's Commission on Group Relations
BICC Executive Committee Emergency Session
List of expected attendees at an emergency session of the Business and Industrial Coordinating Council (BICC), with handwritten notes.
Baptist Minister Anniversary Program
Program for celbration of the first anniversary of Rev. Frank P. Rogers of First Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Newark
Biography of Rev. Frank P. Rogers
Biography of Rev. Frank P. Rogers of First Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Brief Summary of Administration Housing Bill of 1961
Brief summary of housing bill submitted to Congress, March 29, 1961
Consultant's Report on Contract No. 82-29-52
Consultant's report on a contract between the U.S. Department of Labor and the Welfare Federation of Newark.