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Name Borelli, Michael
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Image of Scrapbook album of newspaper clippings created by Michael Borelli, Commission of Public Safety, City of Hoboken, dated 1947, 20" x 24". - Scrapbook

Scrapbook album of newspaper clippings created by Michael Borelli, Commission of Public Safety, City of Hoboken, dated 1947, 20" x 24". - Scrapbook

Scrapbook album of newspaper clippings created by Michael Borelli, Commission of Public Safety, City of Hoboken, dated 1947, 20" x 24".

Image of Booklet: On the Waterfront: Starring Hoboken, New Jersey. A publication of the Hoboken Historical Museum, February, 2004. - Pamphlet

Booklet: On the Waterfront: Starring Hoboken, New Jersey. A publication of the Hoboken Historical Museum, February, 2004. - Pamphlet

Booklet: On the Waterfront: Starring Hoboken, New Jersey. A publication of the Hoboken Historical Museum, Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the release of the film. Hoboken, [February], 2004. Oblong pamphlet, 8" high x 9-3/4" wide. 16 pp. plus cover, illustrated. 4 copies. PDF on file. Issued for the the exhibition of the same name at the Museum, January 20 - June 3, 2004. The major portion of the contents is "Hoboken's Waterfront. An Essay by Sada Fretz." The inside back cover is a map with a list of 16 Hoboken locations used in the film with a thumbnail photo of the matching scene from the movie.

Image of Digital images of an affidavit of Anthony DeVincenzo given to an unidentified body investigating corruption on the Hoboken piers, 1954. - Documents

Digital images of an affidavit of Anthony DeVincenzo given to an unidentified body investigating corruption on the Hoboken piers, 1954. - Documents

Digital images of an affidavit of Anthony DeVincenzo given to an unidentified body investigating corruption on the Hoboken piers, 1954. Use of these copies is restricted. Qualified researchers must to the Museum director and donor for permission to use this material. Reference prints are on file. All images are available on a compact-disk and PDF. Original document consisted of 16 numbered typewritten carbon copy leaves, 8" x 11-5/8" high, of which only pages 3 to 16 were available and imaged. Each one was initialed in ink by DeVincenzo at the bottom except for page 16 which called for his signature and a month and day to be inserted. It is not signed or dated other than the 1954 typewri

Comments and corrections by Tom Calligy on content of "150 Years of Hoboken: Anniversary Journal" issued by the Hoboken Reporter, 2005. - Correspondence

Comments and corrections by Hoboken resident Tom Calligy on content of "150 Years of Hoboken: Anniversary Journal" issued by the Hoboken Reporter, 2005. Complete text has been scanned with optical character recognition software (OCR). See notes. It is available there without any corrections or formatting changes as received. Three computer typewritten leaves, 8-1/2" x 11", plus two attachments referred to in the text: 1: photocopy of a page from a book on Joe DiMaggio 2: picture of the graduating class of David E. Rue Junior High School, Hoboken, 1931 (source probably from a book or magazine about Frank Sinatra). Topics include: Baseball players from Hoboken basketball team Iri

Image of Digital images of political campaign pamphlet for re-election of Mayor Fred DeSapio, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951. - Pamphlet

Digital images of political campaign pamphlet for re-election of Mayor Fred DeSapio, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951. - Pamphlet

Digital images of political campaign pamphlet for re-election of Mayor Fred DeSapio, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951. Original: single folio folded to [4] pages, 6" x 9" high. Cover depicts "Promise Fulfilled" a $22,000,000 Waterfront Development with the Port of New York Authority. Commissioners Borelli and Gallo voted for the program; Commissioners Borrone and Grogan voted "NO." Back cover depicts another fulfilled promise: a rendering of Jackson Gardens, "one of the Low-Cost Housing Projects." Pages [2-3] has two "A Platform Promise": Modern City Stadium (shown in an artist's rendering) and map of the western portion of Hoboken showing a proposed express highway to facilitate traffic be

Image of Scrapbook album: Third Ward Democratic Club, Hoboken, ca. 1925-1950 with Joe "Biggie" Yaccarino memorabilia. - Scrapbook

Scrapbook album: Third Ward Democratic Club, Hoboken, ca. 1925-1950 with Joe "Biggie" Yaccarino memorabilia. - Scrapbook

Digital images of a scrapbook album: Third Ward Democratic Club, Hoboken with personal and professional memorabilia of Joseph Yaccarino aka Joe Biggie (minstrel performer and master of ceremonies) of Hoboken, circa 1925-1950. TIFFs on file and archived. PDF on file. The album is in the possession of the Yaccarino family. Mostly newsclippings with some photographs, event tickets and handbills. Many are related to the Club, Joseph "Daddy" Branda and Yaccarino's participation in its events (he was a member: leaf 8, enclosure 2 shows his membership card) such as May Walk, Minstrel shows, Masquerade and other balls or dances, Ragamuffin, dinners, banquets and outings as well as his performa

Image of Summary of Minutes. Board of Commissioners, Hoboken. Special Meeting [granting liquor licenses], June 27, 1951. - Minutes

Summary of Minutes. Board of Commissioners, Hoboken. Special Meeting [granting liquor licenses], June 27, 1951. - Minutes

Summary of Minutes. Board of Commissioners, City of Hoboken. Special Meeting, June 27, 1951. Photocopy of published minutes, being cover and pages 95-111 complete for the entire meeting. PDF on file. A useful document for finding in this period the names of owners or operators of businesses that served or sold alcoholic beverages. Attending the meeting were Commissioners Borelli, Borrone, Gallo and Mayor Fred DeSapio. Absent was Commissioner [John J.] Grogan. The meeting was held to grant: Plenary Retail Consumption Licenses (bars and restaurants including hotels; 232 were issued; listed by license holder(s), business name and address or addresses.) License fee was $365.

Image of Article (re Edward J. Florio): A Racketeer Takes Over an American City. By Jules Weinberg. Look, July 17, 1951; Log Cabin ad. - Article

Article (re Edward J. Florio): A Racketeer Takes Over an American City. By Jules Weinberg. Look, July 17, 1951; Log Cabin ad. - Article

Article: A Racketeer Takes Over an American City. By Jules Weinberg. Published in Look magazine, July 17, 1951, Vol. 15, No. 15, pp 42-[43]. Full issue present. Report on Edward J. Florio and waterfront corruption in Hoboken especially about the longshoremen. Full text is in notes. This type of activity was later depicted in the film On The Waterfront which was almost entirely filmed on location in Hoboken. Also found in this issue on page [61] is a Log Cabin Syrup advertisement: North Woods Maple Flavor. Log Cabin was made at that time in Hoboken and was a division of General Foods Corporation.

Image of Political campaign button: Elect De Sapio, Pflugh, Gallo, Harper, Borelli. Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951-53. - Button, Political

Political campaign button: Elect De Sapio, Pflugh, Gallo, Harper, Borelli. Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951-53. - Button, Political

Political campaign pin button: Elect De Sapio, Pflugh, Gallo, Harper, Borelli. Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951-53. 1-1/2" diameter. Fred M. De Sapio was Hoboken Mayor running for re-election along with his slate of Councilmen.

Image of Cloth cap printed: Vote Row D, Mayor De Sapio, D-1, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1953. - Hat, Political

Cloth cap printed: Vote Row D, Mayor De Sapio, D-1, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1953. - Hat, Political

Cloth cap printed: Vote Row D, Mayor De Sapio, D-1, Hoboken, no date, [1953]. Flat: 11-1/2" long x 5-1/2" high. Hat size: 7-1/4. Printed both sides. White cloth with blue lettering, red edge binding. Two copies. On side 1, listed under the mayor's name are the candidates for Councilmen-at-Large: Borrelli, Gallo, Jodice. On side 2,list of the candidates for Council: 1st Ward, Wladich, Jr. 2nd Ward, Kelly 3rd Ward, Turso 4th Ward, Ronga 5th Ward, Lally 6th Ward, Glatt Paid for by John Beronio.

Image of A Nice Tavern: Remembering the Continental Hotel and the Union Club. Recollections of Paul Samperi. - Pamphlet

A Nice Tavern: Remembering the Continental Hotel and the Union Club. Recollections of Paul Samperi. - Pamphlet

A Nice Tavern: Remembering the Continental Hotel and the Union Club. Recollections of Paul Samperi. Hoboken: The Hoboken Oral History Project, 2008. 1st edition thus. 8vo booklet, illustrated, pp. [ii], 38 plus cover. Ten copies. Seventeenth in the series of chapbooks titled: Vanishing Hoboken: The Hoboken Oral History Project. A project of The Friends of the Hoboken Public Library and the Hoboken Historical Museum. Chapbook published by the Museum under project grant. Interview conducted by daughter Patricia Samperi on April 27, 2007. Transcript of interview is on file at the Hoboken Public Library.

Image of Digital image of b+w photo of Mayor Fred M. DeSapio and Commissioners in Law Department at City Hall, Hoboken, May, 1947. - Print, Photographic

Digital image of b+w photo of Mayor Fred M. DeSapio and Commissioners in Law Department at City Hall, Hoboken, May, 1947. - Print, Photographic

Digital image of b+w photo of Mayor Fred M. DeSapio and fellow Commissioners in Law Department at City Hall, Hoboken, May, 1947. Original print 8" x 10" wide. Photographer probably Scully. Reverse red-ink stamp "Observer" indicating this was a print for the newspaper Jersey Observer (ceased publication 1951) plus pencil text probably for the caption: New Commissioners in Law Dept | at City Hall Hoboken | L to R Stephen E. Mongiello - Emil [illegible] Geo. Fitzpatrick | Mike Borelli - Fred De Sapio on right two | reporters and Chas De Fazio | 3 Col | Jersey Observer | J A S. Also: at the bottom near "Credit Jersey Observer" are holographic penciled numbers: 04 17269. Note the May 194

Image of Digital image of b+w photo of Mayor Fred DeSapio with his ticket for the 1953 City elections, Union Club, March 24, 1953. - Print, Photographic

Digital image of b+w photo of Mayor Fred DeSapio with his ticket for the 1953 City elections, Union Club, March 24, 1953. - Print, Photographic

Digital image of b+w photo of Mayor Fred DeSapio with his ticket for the 1953 City elections, Union Club, March 24,1953. Original print 6" x 8" wide. Photographer was [Mickey] Carroll, Hudson Dispatch. Reverse has photographer's ink stamp. Reverse also has contemporary holographic ink note at the top right: March 24 / 53 | Union Club. Also modern holographic ink identification key by Dr. Gerard DeSapio: 3/24/63 | DeSapio ticket | Back Row (left to right) | __?__, __?__, Matty Ronga, Mr. Jodice, __?__ | Front Row (left to right) | __?__, Comm. Gallo, Mayor DeSapio, Ethel Kelly, Comm. Borrelli (sic). The reverse also has pencil printer's mark-up. Comm. Borrelli was identified as Michael B

Image of Digital image of sepia-tone photo of Washington St. celebrating election of DeSapio and ticket, Hoboken, May, 1947. - Print, Photographic

Digital image of sepia-tone photo of Washington St. celebrating election of DeSapio and ticket, Hoboken, May, 1947. - Print, Photographic

Digital image of sepia-tone photo of Washington Street election celebration for Fred M. DeSapioa as Mayor and his ticket, Hoboken, May, 1947. 8" x 10" wide print, dry mounted and framed. Reverse is blank. None of the people are identified. Paper dust cover on reverse of frame had modern holographic ink note by Dr. Gerard DeSapio: City Hall Election Night | May 1947 | Crowd filled more than 2 blocks | on Washington St. The view is from an elevated position just south of 1st Street looking north. The street sign and an arrow sign are on a pole at the left. (City Hall is out-of-view to the left.) At the top left above the Thom McAn shoe store sign (108 Washington St.) is the Headquarters s