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Gutzon Borglum inspecting the Wars of America Monument5 viewsPhoto from Joseph BilbyDec 21, 2021
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330 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
web site.
Feb 27, 2020
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1964332 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
web site.
Feb 24, 2020
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Seth Boyden Statue Association369 viewsJan 13, 2020
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355 viewsPostcardJan 12, 2020
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Casting the Bronze for Newark's Greatest Statue323 viewsFebruary 13, 1916Jan 08, 2020
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The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless355 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park351 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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German Day in Newark321 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies344 viewsSep 05, 2019
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305 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
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260 viewsAug 05, 2019
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238 viewsAug 05, 2019
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327 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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328 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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316 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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286 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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299 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
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1926 Map262 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication343 viewsMar 17, 2019
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2018340 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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289 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
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1916320 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 04, 2018
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1916327 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 04, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword416 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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423 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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418 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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530 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 09, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication545 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 05, 2018
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537 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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500 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
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Unveiling Pamphlet467 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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450 viewsPostcard
Feb 14, 2018
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1916547 viewsPhoto from "The Newarker"Feb 09, 2018
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418 viewsPhoto from the WPAFeb 07, 2018
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384 viewsFrom Walter PernaJan 31, 2018
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414 viewsJan 18, 2018
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377 viewsPostcardJan 17, 2018
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479 viewsPhoto from "New Jersey; Life, Industries and Resources of a Great State:1926"Jan 14, 2018
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437 viewsPhoto from Essex County Illustrated 1897Dec 29, 2017
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449 viewsPhoto from Essex County Illustrated 1897Dec 27, 2017
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450 viewsPhoto from Carl MydansDec 23, 2017
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459 viewsPhoto from the Universal History ArchiveDec 22, 2017
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444 viewsPhoto from Carl MydansDec 22, 2017
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463 viewsPhoto from the Sunday CallDec 19, 2017
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Jackie Robinson431 viewsJackie Robinson shows his son and the son of Roy Campanella the statue of Abraham Lincoln that stands outside the Essex County Courthouse in Newark, New Jersey in February of 1951.

Photo by Mark Rucker/Transcendental Graphics
Dec 15, 2017
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435 viewsNov 02, 2017
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351 viewsNov 02, 2017
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1926601 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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1926530 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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First Model of Lincoln Statue492 views1909Dec 28, 2016
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First Troop will Escort President530 views1912Nov 30, 2016
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Unveiling of Washington Statue Next Saturday Afternoon522 viewsOctober 27, 1912Nov 30, 2016
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Would Place the Hiker Monument in Clinton Park481 views1913Nov 21, 2016
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550 viewsPhoto from NY Historical SocietyOct 04, 2016
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1973582 viewsPhoto from Lee Friedlander 1973Oct 02, 2016
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565 viewsPostcardSep 19, 2016
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506 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoSep 18, 2016
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515 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoSep 18, 2016
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517 viewsSep 18, 2016
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526 viewsPhoto from the NY Historical SocietySep 16, 2016
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532 viewsPhoto from the NY Historical SocietySep 16, 2016
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With Teddy Roosevelt (standing in booth)552 viewsPhoto from the NY Historical SocietySep 16, 2016
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526 viewsPhoto from NY Historical SocietySep 13, 2016
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503 viewsGoogle MapsSep 13, 2016
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517 viewsPhoto from NY Historical SocietySep 13, 2016
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View towards Springfield Avenue517 viewsFrom "The Newark Lincoln" 1912Jul 24, 2016
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562 viewsPostcardApr 18, 2016
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1917570 viewsFrom "New York Times"Mar 22, 2016
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634 viewsMar 16, 2016
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431 viewsMar 14, 2016
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1912577 viewsFrom "Newark, the City of Industry" Published by the Newark Board of Trade 1912Feb 06, 2016
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From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Frederick T. Frelinghuysen520 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Phillip Kearny507 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Seth Boyden533 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Unveiling588 viewsWilliam F. Cone CollectionJan 31, 2016
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Unveiling519 viewsImage from Gonzalo AlbertoJan 31, 2016
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561 viewsJan 07, 2016
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Liberty Pole520 viewsAt the base of the flag pole at the southern extremity of Military Park.
Image from Gonzalo Alberto
Dec 25, 2015
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549 viewsPostcardDec 08, 2015
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523 viewsPostcardDec 08, 2015
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505 viewsPostcardDec 02, 2015
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573 viewsPostcardDec 02, 2015
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573 viewsPostcardNov 29, 2015
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502 viewsPostcardNov 29, 2015
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Divident Hill534 viewsPostcardJan 19, 2015
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Divident Hill525 viewsPostcardJan 19, 2015
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Children Playing on the Lincoln Statue656 viewsFrom "Shade Tree Commission of the City of Newark, New Jersey" 1911Jan 13, 2015
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607 viewsPhoto from the 1923 Manual of the Board of CommissionersMar 02, 2014
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Mayor Gillen laying a wreath at the base of the statue627 viewsPhoto from 1920 Newspaper Carrier's AnnualMar 02, 2014
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617 viewsDec 24, 2013
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628 viewsDec 24, 2013
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647 viewsPhoto from "A History of the City of Newark"
Lewis Historical Publishing Company
Oct 27, 2013
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667 viewsOct 26, 2013
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665 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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563 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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574 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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626 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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1023 viewsDecember 30, 1917 Newark Sunday CallJun 19, 2009
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942 viewsDecember 30, 1917 Newark Sunday CallJun 19, 2009
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1219 viewsDecember 30, 1917 Newark Sunday CallJun 19, 2009
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968 viewsPhoto from Rose EcclesJun 06, 2008
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1005 viewsApr 05, 2007
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950 viewsApr 02, 2007
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955 viewsApr 02, 2007
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1019 viewsJumbo PostcardMar 30, 2007
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~19051137 viewsFrom "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905Mar 29, 2007
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973 viewsPostcardMar 28, 2007
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823 viewsFrom "The Pageant of America: A Pictorial History of the United States" published 1926Mar 20, 2007
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1901831 viewsMar 19, 2007
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742 viewsMar 12, 2007
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769 viewsMar 12, 2007
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999 viewsPostcardMar 12, 2007
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1061 viewsMar 12, 2007
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1083 viewsMar 12, 2007
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792 viewsMar 12, 2007
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792 viewsMar 12, 2007
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911 viewsMar 12, 2007
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