Newark's History & Areas

Old Newark

Last additions
vailsburgnews03.jpg
Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg13 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
vailsburgnews02.jpg
Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg14 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
vailsburgnews01.jpg
Dame Newark's Greeting to Little Daisy Vailsburg14 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 19, 2019
population1851.jpg
1851 Population7 viewsMarch 18, 1906Sep 19, 2019
osbornehousenews01.jpg
The Passing of an Old Landmark Familiar to South End Dwellers14 viewsNovember 5, 1905Sep 18, 2019
mendelssohnstatue04.jpg
The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless13 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
mendelssohnstatue03.jpg
A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park22 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
mendelssohnnews02.jpg
German Day in Newark16 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
lyonsfarmhouse01.jpg
This Lyons Farms House was Old when the Revolutionary War Began23 viewsNovember 19, 1905Sep 15, 2019
ironboundnews01.jpg
Ironbound Overview21 viewsOctober 15, 1905Sep 15, 2019
frelinghuysenhomenews01.jpg
The Frelinghuysen Home11 viewsOctober 22, 1905Sep 14, 2019
frelinghuysenhome02.jpg
October 22, 19058 viewsSep 14, 2019
lincolnstatue28wteddyroosevelt.jpg
Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies17 viewsSep 05, 2019
77stepsmiscellaneous01.jpg
12 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesSep 04, 2019
77stepsmap02.jpg
13 viewsSep 03, 2019
77stepsmap.jpg
15 viewsSep 03, 2019
thirdwardstreetscene02.jpg
Third Ward Political Club15 viewsSep 02, 2019
newark1910factoryfire09.pdf
Newark Fire Deaths Charged to Victim17 viewsNew York Times December 7, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire08.pdf
The Newark Fire13 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire07.pdf
Newark Fire Starts and Inquiry Here14 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire06.pdf
Grand Jury Sees Newark Fire Ruin15 viewsNew York Times November 29, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire05.pdf
The Newark Disaster18 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire04.pdf
Identify More Newark Fire Victims14 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire03.pdf
Building a Trap for the Hundreds12 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire02.pdf
Victims of the Newark Factory Fire13 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
newark1910factoryfire01.pdf
23 Die, 40 Hurt in Newark Fire12 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
afroamerican03.jpg
12 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to James B. Marshall
April 4, 1949
Photo from James J.
Aug 24, 2019
afroamerican02.jpg
15 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to Rev. Dr. William P. Hayes
July 1, 1943
Photo from James J.
Aug 24, 2019
frelinghuysenstatue04.jpg
15 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
rosevillead01.jpg
Roseville Riding Academy12 viewsAug 05, 2019
monsignordoanemap.jpg
16 viewsAug 05, 2019
monsignordoane04.jpg
16 viewsAug 05, 2019
forresthillarea01.jpg
Golf Links18 viewsPostcardAug 04, 2019
roseville01.jpg
18 viewsJul 31, 2019
ballantinemansion101893.jpg
189325 viewsNewark, N. J. Illustrated – Published by Wm. A. Baker 1893Jul 28, 2019
osbornehouse02~0.jpg
50 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoJun 20, 2019
warsofamerica22.jpg
72 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
warsofamerica21.jpg
55 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
warsofamerica20.jpg
55 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
warsofamerica19.jpg
53 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
portnewark09.jpg
41 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJun 01, 2019
libertypole01.jpg
43 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
landingplacemonument1926map.jpg
1926 Map49 viewsMay 14, 2019
warsofamerica18.jpg
Dedication89 viewsMar 17, 2019
feigenspanhighstreet05.jpg
111 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoFeb 23, 2019
0216highstreet.jpg
Before the Fire95 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesFeb 21, 2019
sethboyden09.jpg
201879 viewsFeb 17, 2019
lincolnstatue27njsa.jpg
74 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
portnewark02~0.jpg
92 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2019
portnewark01.jpg
Volkswagens being offloaded97 viewsJan 28, 2019
afroamerican01.jpg
104 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 13, 2018
springfieldavenuesuffragettes01.jpg
Springfield Avenue137 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 13, 2018
camphomesteadnews01.jpg
Camp Homestead, Which Once Stood on Broad Street, Near Lincoln Park103 viewsJune 10, 1906Dec 01, 2018
germantown01.jpg
117 viewsPhoto from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1876Nov 25, 2018
germanparade10201883harpersweekly.jpg
Bi-Centennial of the First Landing of Germans in America113 viewsDrawing from Harpers Weekly October 20, 1883Nov 25, 2018
lemassenahomestead01.jpg
1850's107 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesNov 18, 2018
cocklofthall051913.jpg
1913120 viewsNov 17, 2018
cocklofthall041850s.jpg
1850's127 viewsNov 17, 2018
cocklofthall00combo.jpg
Combination102 viewsNov 17, 2018
cocklofthall2018map.jpg
2018 View97 viewsNov 17, 2018
cocklofthall1904map.jpg
1904 Map88 viewsNov 17, 2018
forresthilldescription03.jpg
Page 387 viewsNov 13, 2018
forresthilldescription02.jpg
Page 281 viewsNov 13, 2018
forresthilldescription01.jpg
Page 174 viewsNov 13, 2018
forresthillmap01.jpg
88 viewsFrom Dean M. SonnenbergNov 13, 2018
frelinghuysen1873mapcombo.jpg
1873 Map85 viewsNov 12, 2018
wrightmansion01.jpg
1873 Map81 viewsNov 12, 2018
0022parkplace01.jpg
75 viewsPhoto from the NJ Historical SocietyNov 12, 2018
lincolnstatue26.jpg
191690 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 04, 2018
dividenthillinterior05.jpg
191677 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 04, 2018
bartolomeocoleoni06.jpg
191677 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 04, 2018
parkhouse02.jpg
67 viewsNov 01, 2018
boudinothome1892map.jpg
1892 Map63 views74 Park PlaceNov 01, 2018
parkhouse1892map.jpg
1892 Map50 viewsNov 01, 2018
wolfsharbor02.jpg
73 viewsNov 01, 2018
wolfsharbor01.jpg
66 viewsNov 01, 2018
1910factoryfire1892map.jpg
1892 Map79 viewsOct 13, 2018
dividenthillinterior04.jpg
88 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryOct 10, 2018
rankinhomemap02.jpg
99 viewsSep 02, 2018
rankinhomemap.jpg
92 viewsSep 02, 2018
rankinhome1847map.jpg
1847 map100 viewsSep 02, 2018
kruegermansion1908map.jpg
1908 Map118 viewsJun 23, 2018
warsofamerica17.jpg
Firemen Filling the Sword156 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
warsofamerica16.jpg
155 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
warsofamerica15gb.jpg
151 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
lincolnstatue25.jpg
313 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 09, 2018
warsofamerica14.jpg
The 1926 Dedication309 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 05, 2018
kruegermansion19.jpg
312 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
lincolnstatue24.jpg
302 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
coemansion02craigponzio.jpg
2017270 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 24, 2018
kruegermansion18.jpg
317 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 24, 2018
kruegermansion17.jpg
2017329 viewsPhoto from Craig PonzioFeb 24, 2018
kruegermansion16.jpg
299 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansion15.jpg
275 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansion14.jpg
265 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior21.jpg
274 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior20.jpg
246 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior19.jpg
243 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior18.jpg
222 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior17.jpg
224 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior16.jpg
225 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior15.jpg
223 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior14.jpg
219 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior13.jpg
218 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior12.jpg
216 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior11.jpg
211 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior10.jpg
228 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior09.jpg
217 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior08.jpg
230 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior07.jpg
207 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior06.jpg
213 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior05.jpg
219 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior04.jpg
226 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior03.jpg
215 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
kruegermansioninterior02.jpg
211 viewsPhoto from Matt Mondino February 8, 2011Feb 24, 2018
chinatownstreets01.jpg
Mulberry Street Looking North256 viewsPhoto from NNJMFeb 22, 2018
rosevillestreet01.jpg
Unknown Street282 viewsPhoto from "Newark & It's Leading Businessmen 1891"Feb 20, 2018
sethboyden08.jpg
235 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
plumehouse06.jpg
307 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
philipkearnyhomestead02.jpg
251 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
532 files on 5 page(s) 1