Newark's History & Areas

Old Newark

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Capolese Club66 viewsMar 31, 2021
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Italian Christian Endeaver63 viewsMar 31, 2021
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Funeral for a Parakeet 62 viewsMar 31, 2021
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68 viewsPhoto from The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded AgeFeb 27, 2021
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1908 Map173 viewsAug 07, 2020
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Unknown #3194 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #3137 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #2131 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly August 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #2283 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly August 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #1154 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly October 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #1169 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly October 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Film Crew on Broad Street183 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 23, 2020
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159 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 23, 2020
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257 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 22, 2020
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182 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesMay 07, 2020
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167 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesMay 07, 2020
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241 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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212 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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1964214 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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Mr. Goldman at Divident Hill208 viewsPhoto from Alan GoldmanFeb 01, 2020
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From Sicily to Newark: The Massimino-Cucchiara Family Tree187 viewsClick on the PDF image to open.
From Doug Rose
Feb 01, 2020
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Newark's Gain in Territory in the Last Thirty Years168 viewsFebruary 4, 1900Jan 29, 2020
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Seth Boyden Statue Association229 viewsJan 13, 2020
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187 viewsPhoto from "Woodside 1743-1909"Jan 13, 2020
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238 viewsPostcardJan 12, 2020
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Casting the Bronze for Newark's Greatest Statue228 viewsFebruary 13, 1916Jan 07, 2020
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191 viewsOctober 20, 1901Dec 12, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg241 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg225 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Dame Newark's Greeting to Little Daisy Vailsburg203 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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1851 Population162 viewsMarch 18, 1906Sep 19, 2019
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The Passing of an Old Landmark Familiar to South End Dwellers191 viewsNovember 5, 1905Sep 18, 2019
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The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless235 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park242 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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German Day in Newark220 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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This Lyons Farms House was Old when the Revolutionary War Began268 viewsNovember 19, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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Ironbound Overview322 viewsOctober 15, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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The Frelinghuysen Home171 viewsOctober 22, 1905Sep 14, 2019
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October 22, 1905177 viewsSep 14, 2019
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Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies251 viewsSep 04, 2019
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183 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesSep 04, 2019
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Third Ward Political Club198 viewsSep 01, 2019
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Newark Fire Deaths Charged to Victim213 viewsNew York Times December 7, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Fire190 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Newark Fire Starts and Inquiry Here196 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Grand Jury Sees Newark Fire Ruin208 viewsNew York Times November 29, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Disaster203 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Identify More Newark Fire Victims214 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Building a Trap for the Hundreds184 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Victims of the Newark Factory Fire183 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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23 Die, 40 Hurt in Newark Fire192 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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185 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to James B. Marshall
April 4, 1949
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Aug 24, 2019
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181 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to Rev. Dr. William P. Hayes
July 1, 1943
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Aug 24, 2019
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211 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
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Roseville Riding Academy418 viewsAug 04, 2019
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Golf Links209 viewsPostcardAug 04, 2019
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401 viewsJul 31, 2019
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1893186 viewsNewark, N. J. Illustrated – Published by Wm. A. Baker 1893Jul 28, 2019
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190 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoJun 20, 2019
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257 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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230 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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240 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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218 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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222 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJun 01, 2019
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223 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
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1926 Map190 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication260 viewsMar 17, 2019
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338 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoFeb 23, 2019
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Before the Fire268 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesFeb 21, 2019
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2018250 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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212 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
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252 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2019
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Volkswagens being offloaded257 viewsJan 28, 2019
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2660 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

Photo and description from the William Cone Collection
Dec 12, 2018
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Springfield Avenue274 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)
Dec 12, 2018
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Camp Homestead, Which Once Stood on Broad Street, Near Lincoln Park246 viewsJune 10, 1906Dec 01, 2018
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307 viewsPhoto from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1876Nov 25, 2018
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Bi-Centennial of the First Landing of Germans in America293 viewsDrawing from Harpers Weekly October 20, 1883Nov 25, 2018
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1850's238 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesNov 17, 2018
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1913276 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1850's268 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Combination253 viewsNov 17, 2018
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2018 View254 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1904 Map235 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Page 3246 viewsNov 13, 2018
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254 viewsFrom Dean M. SonnenbergNov 13, 2018
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1873 Map223 viewsNov 12, 2018
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1873 Map225 viewsNov 12, 2018
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218 viewsPhoto from the NJ Historical SocietyNov 12, 2018
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1916232 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916241 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916248 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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202 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map204 views74 Park PlaceNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map176 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map364 viewsOct 13, 2018
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258 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryOct 10, 2018
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226 viewsSep 02, 2018
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222 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1847 map234 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1908 Map237 viewsJun 23, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword324 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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331 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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328 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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457 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 08, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication468 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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483 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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437 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 03, 2018
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2017793 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 24, 2018
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