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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg1 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg2 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Dame Newark's Greeting to Little Daisy Vailsburg0 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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1851 Population2 viewsMarch 18, 1906Sep 19, 2019
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The Passing of an Old Landmark Familiar to South End Dwellers2 viewsNovember 5, 1905Sep 18, 2019
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The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless4 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park8 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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German Day in Newark7 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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This Lyons Farms House was Old when the Revolutionary War Began8 viewsNovember 19, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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Ironbound Overview8 viewsOctober 15, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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The Frelinghuysen Home3 viewsOctober 22, 1905Sep 14, 2019
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October 22, 19051 viewsSep 14, 2019
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Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies8 viewsSep 04, 2019
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Third Ward Political Club8 viewsSep 01, 2019
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Newark Fire Deaths Charged to Victim10 viewsNew York Times December 7, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Fire6 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Newark Fire Starts and Inquiry Here7 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Grand Jury Sees Newark Fire Ruin8 viewsNew York Times November 29, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Disaster12 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Identify More Newark Fire Victims8 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Building a Trap for the Hundreds6 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Victims of the Newark Factory Fire7 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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23 Die, 40 Hurt in Newark Fire6 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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6 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to James B. Marshall
April 4, 1949
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9 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to Rev. Dr. William P. Hayes
July 1, 1943
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8 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
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Roseville Riding Academy8 viewsAug 04, 2019
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Golf Links10 viewsPostcardAug 04, 2019
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189319 viewsNewark, N. J. Illustrated – Published by Wm. A. Baker 1893Jul 28, 2019
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35 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJun 01, 2019
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37 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
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1926 Map43 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication72 viewsMar 17, 2019
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105 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoFeb 23, 2019
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Before the Fire88 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesFeb 21, 2019
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201870 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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66 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
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87 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2019
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Volkswagens being offloaded89 viewsJan 28, 2019
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99 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 Avenue133 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 Park97 viewsJune 10, 1906Dec 01, 2018
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113 viewsPhoto from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1876Nov 25, 2018
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Bi-Centennial of the First Landing of Germans in America109 viewsDrawing from Harpers Weekly October 20, 1883Nov 25, 2018
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1850's103 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesNov 17, 2018
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1913115 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1850's122 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Combination97 viewsNov 17, 2018
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2018 View92 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1904 Map83 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Page 383 viewsNov 13, 2018
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Page 277 viewsNov 13, 2018
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81 viewsFrom Dean M. SonnenbergNov 13, 2018
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1873 Map79 viewsNov 12, 2018
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1873 Map77 viewsNov 12, 2018
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70 viewsPhoto from the NJ Historical SocietyNov 12, 2018
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191682 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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191673 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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191670 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1892 Map56 views74 Park PlaceNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map45 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map74 viewsOct 13, 2018
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83 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryOct 10, 2018
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1847 map95 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1908 Map113 viewsJun 23, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword140 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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305 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 08, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication293 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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2017265 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 24, 2018
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2017323 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 23, 2018
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Mulberry Street Looking North248 viewsPhoto from NNJMFeb 22, 2018
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Unknown Street275 viewsPhoto from "Newark & It's Leading Businessmen 1891"Feb 20, 2018
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227 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
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301 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 18, 2018
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245 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 18, 2018
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