Newark's History & Areas

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1926 Map24 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication53 viewsMar 17, 2019
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Before the Fire72 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesFeb 21, 2019
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Volkswagens being offloaded71 viewsJan 28, 2019
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84 viewsAfrican-American woman working at a loom, Newark, 1917. African-American women worked in the garment trade, which employed mainly Jewish and Italian immigrants in the early 20th century. But because of discrimination most did "piece-work" at home (paid for each piece of clothing they completed) instead of in local factories or shops. In this case, it is unclear whether this woman is working on a home loom or if she is demonstrating the machine in a workshop

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Springfield Avenue116 viewsOct. 18, 1918 at Newark, N.J. On the eve of the poll on the constitutional amendment on franchising women shows Miss Rebecca Hourwich addressing a crowd of voters on the corner of Springfield Avenue & Prince Street. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Camp Homestead, Which Once Stood on Broad Street, Near Lincoln Park84 viewsJune 10, 1906Dec 01, 2018
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96 viewsPhoto from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1876Nov 25, 2018
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Bi-Centennial of the First Landing of Germans in America80 viewsDrawing from Harpers Weekly October 20, 1883Nov 25, 2018
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1850's92 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesNov 17, 2018
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1850's86 viewsNov 17, 2018
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2018 View79 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1904 Map71 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1873 Map68 viewsNov 12, 2018
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1873 Map67 viewsNov 12, 2018
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191665 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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191661 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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191655 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1892 Map44 views74 Park PlaceNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map36 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map60 viewsOct 13, 2018
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67 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryOct 10, 2018
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1847 map85 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1908 Map102 viewsJun 23, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword123 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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287 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 08, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication275 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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2017254 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 24, 2018
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2017305 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 23, 2018
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276 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 23, 2018
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Mulberry Street Looking North231 viewsPhoto from NNJMFeb 22, 2018
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Unknown Street255 viewsPhoto from "Newark & It's Leading Businessmen 1891"Feb 20, 2018
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213 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
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278 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 18, 2018
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235 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 18, 2018
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188 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 18, 2018
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Ernest Nagel Home253 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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Unveiling Pamphlet220 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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239 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Feb 17, 2018
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Unknown Year218 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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1912 Berlin, Dresden & Frankfort Streets197 viewsFeb 11, 2018
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For Sale Flyer236 viewsFeb 11, 2018
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Disastrous Fire in New American Shipyard197 viewsFeb 10, 2018
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Home on Left - 1916215 viewsPhoto from "The Newarker"Feb 09, 2018
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1915221 viewsPhotos from "Comprehensive Plan of Newark 1915"Feb 08, 2018
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1915207 viewsPhotos from "Comprehensive Plan of Newark 1915"Feb 08, 2018
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1913206 viewsPhoto from City Planning for Newark 1913Feb 07, 2018
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1913191 viewsPhoto from City Planning for Newark 1913Feb 07, 2018
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196 viewsPhoto from the WPAFeb 07, 2018
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Brick City185 viewsFeb 06, 2018
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192 viewsPostcardFeb 02, 2018
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143 viewsFrom Walter PernaJan 31, 2018
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From a French Magazine232 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJan 30, 2018
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Factory Owners Guilty in Newark Fire195 views1918 Municipal Journal
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Jan 29, 2018
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September 18, 1918 New York Times201 viewsJan 29, 2018
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213 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoJan 29, 2018
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215 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoJan 29, 2018
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158 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2018
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