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|Creator:||South River (N.J.)|
|Title:||South River Memorabilia Collection|
|Abstract:||This collection consists programs, handbooks, and memorabilia relating to South River, N.J. and other nearby N.J. towns.|
|Quantity:||0.2 linear feet (5 folders)|
|Collection Number:||MG 1532|
South River is located in Central New Jersey near the towns of Sayreville and New Brunswick.
This collection includes Programs from the South River Dramatic Club dating from 1949-1951, music programs from the East Brunswick Public Schools Music Department and The Paper Mill Playhouse 1961 production of "Flower Drum Song." The collection also includes an issue of South River's newspaper, The Spokesman from June 21, 1951 and a Graduation Issue of The Spokesman dedicated to the Classes of 1951, which includes pictures of the graduates from both South River High School and Sayreville High School. Memorabilia from South River High School include the school's curriculum handbook, graduation trading cards from 1951, an invitation to the class of 1951 commencement, souvenir football programs, and schedule tags. Also, included is the Douglass College (Rutgers University) "Hornbook", a college literary magazine.
|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Sayreville High School (Sayreville, N.J.)|
|South River High School (South River, N.J.)|
|Commencement ceremonies--New Jersey.|
|High schools--New Jersey.|
|High school student activities--New Jersey.|
|School sports--New Jersey.|
|Student publications--New Jersey.|
|South River (N.J.)|
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1532, South River Memorabilia Collection, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Donated by Betty DiFrancesco, 2002.
High school and college memorabilia
|1||1||South River High School Handbook, Graduation trading cards, invitation to Class of 1951 Commencement.||1946-1951|
|1||2||South River H.S. Football programs, schedule tags.||1948-1951|
|1||3||South River Dramatic Club Programs||1949-1951|
|1||5||"The Spokesman" Newspaper Clippings||1951 June 21|
|1||6||"Hornbook" -- Douglass College||1955|
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