Newark's History & Areas

Old Newark

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The Newark Moors29 viewsMay 24, 1885Apr 30, 2021
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Capolese Club113 viewsMar 31, 2021
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Italian Christian Endeaver93 viewsMar 31, 2021
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Funeral for a Parakeet 96 viewsMar 31, 2021
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105 viewsPhoto from The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded AgeFeb 27, 2021
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1908 Map598 viewsAug 07, 2020
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Unknown #3231 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #3160 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #2154 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly August 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #2304 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly August 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #1174 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly October 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #1192 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly October 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Film Crew on Broad Street204 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 23, 2020
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183 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 23, 2020
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280 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 22, 2020
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205 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesMay 07, 2020
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188 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesMay 07, 2020
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266 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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Feb 28, 2020
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237 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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Feb 27, 2020
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1964244 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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Feb 24, 2020
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Mr. Goldman at Divident Hill233 viewsPhoto from Alan GoldmanFeb 01, 2020
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From Sicily to Newark: The Massimino-Cucchiara Family Tree204 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 Years186 viewsFebruary 4, 1900Jan 29, 2020
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Seth Boyden Statue Association254 viewsJan 13, 2020
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431 viewsPhoto from "Woodside 1743-1909"Jan 13, 2020
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268 viewsPostcardJan 12, 2020
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Casting the Bronze for Newark's Greatest Statue248 viewsFebruary 13, 1916Jan 07, 2020
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215 viewsOctober 20, 1901Dec 12, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg262 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg247 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Dame Newark's Greeting to Little Daisy Vailsburg225 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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1851 Population179 viewsMarch 18, 1906Sep 19, 2019
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The Passing of an Old Landmark Familiar to South End Dwellers212 viewsNovember 5, 1905Sep 18, 2019
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The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless262 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park266 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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German Day in Newark241 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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This Lyons Farms House was Old when the Revolutionary War Began291 viewsNovember 19, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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Ironbound Overview342 viewsOctober 15, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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The Frelinghuysen Home189 viewsOctober 22, 1905Sep 14, 2019
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October 22, 1905192 viewsSep 14, 2019
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Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies270 viewsSep 04, 2019
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200 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesSep 04, 2019
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197 viewsSep 03, 2019
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Third Ward Political Club216 viewsSep 01, 2019
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Newark Fire Deaths Charged to Victim230 viewsNew York Times December 7, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Fire208 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Newark Fire Starts and Inquiry Here213 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Grand Jury Sees Newark Fire Ruin225 viewsNew York Times November 29, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Disaster219 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Identify More Newark Fire Victims231 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Building a Trap for the Hundreds202 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Victims of the Newark Factory Fire201 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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23 Die, 40 Hurt in Newark Fire211 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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202 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to James B. Marshall
April 4, 1949
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Aug 24, 2019
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199 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to Rev. Dr. William P. Hayes
July 1, 1943
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Aug 24, 2019
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231 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
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Roseville Riding Academy432 viewsAug 04, 2019
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179 viewsAug 04, 2019
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Golf Links227 viewsPostcardAug 04, 2019
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416 viewsJul 31, 2019
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1893204 viewsNewark, N. J. Illustrated – Published by Wm. A. Baker 1893Jul 28, 2019
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207 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoJun 20, 2019
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271 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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240 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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254 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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228 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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242 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJun 01, 2019
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241 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
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1926 Map206 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication281 viewsMar 17, 2019
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354 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoFeb 23, 2019
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Before the Fire287 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesFeb 21, 2019
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2018267 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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225 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
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273 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2019
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Volkswagens being offloaded280 viewsJan 28, 2019
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2685 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 Avenue759 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 Park259 viewsJune 10, 1906Dec 01, 2018
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326 viewsPhoto from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1876Nov 25, 2018
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Bi-Centennial of the First Landing of Germans in America312 viewsDrawing from Harpers Weekly October 20, 1883Nov 25, 2018
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1850's253 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesNov 17, 2018
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1913293 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1850's283 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Combination269 viewsNov 17, 2018
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2018 View272 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1904 Map248 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Page 3261 viewsNov 13, 2018
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Page 1248 viewsNov 13, 2018
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268 viewsFrom Dean M. SonnenbergNov 13, 2018
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1873 Map237 viewsNov 12, 2018
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1873 Map240 viewsNov 12, 2018
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231 viewsPhoto from the NJ Historical SocietyNov 12, 2018
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1916245 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916264 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916262 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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216 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map216 views74 Park PlaceNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map189 viewsNov 01, 2018
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238 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map381 viewsOct 13, 2018
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280 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryOct 10, 2018
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240 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1847 map247 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1908 Map255 viewsJun 23, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword347 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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348 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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345 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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465 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 08, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication481 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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499 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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448 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 03, 2018
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