Newark's History & Areas

Old Newark

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The Newark Moors59 viewsMay 24, 1885Apr 30, 2021
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Capolese Club202 viewsMar 31, 2021
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Italian Christian Endeaver173 viewsMar 31, 2021
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Funeral for a Parakeet 136 viewsMar 31, 2021
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133 viewsPhoto from The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded AgeFeb 27, 2021
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1908 Map759 viewsAug 07, 2020
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Unknown #3262 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #3180 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #2180 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly August 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #2344 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly August 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #1199 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly October 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Unknown #1226 viewsPhoto from Scientific American Building Monthly October 1897Aug 07, 2020
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Film Crew on Broad Street237 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 23, 2020
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203 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 23, 2020
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312 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 22, 2020
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510 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesMay 07, 2020
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204 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesMay 07, 2020
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302 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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277 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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1964264 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 Hill302 viewsPhoto from Alan GoldmanFeb 01, 2020
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From Sicily to Newark: The Massimino-Cucchiara Family Tree222 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 Years208 viewsFebruary 4, 1900Jan 29, 2020
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Seth Boyden Statue Association306 viewsJan 13, 2020
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453 viewsPhoto from "Woodside 1743-1909"Jan 13, 2020
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298 viewsPostcardJan 12, 2020
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Casting the Bronze for Newark's Greatest Statue264 viewsFebruary 13, 1916Jan 07, 2020
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231 viewsOctober 20, 1901Dec 12, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg278 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Annexation the Issue in Vailsburg277 viewsJanuary 24, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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Dame Newark's Greeting to Little Daisy Vailsburg272 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 19, 2019
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1851 Population206 viewsMarch 18, 1906Sep 19, 2019
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The Passing of an Old Landmark Familiar to South End Dwellers224 viewsNovember 5, 1905Sep 18, 2019
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The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless291 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park286 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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German Day in Newark257 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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This Lyons Farms House was Old when the Revolutionary War Began325 viewsNovember 19, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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Ironbound Overview706 viewsOctober 15, 1905Sep 15, 2019
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The Frelinghuysen Home205 viewsOctober 22, 1905Sep 14, 2019
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October 22, 1905205 viewsSep 14, 2019
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Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies286 viewsSep 04, 2019
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240 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesSep 04, 2019
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Third Ward Political Club230 viewsSep 01, 2019
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Newark Fire Deaths Charged to Victim253 viewsNew York Times December 7, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Fire230 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Newark Fire Starts and Inquiry Here227 viewsNew York Times November 30, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Grand Jury Sees Newark Fire Ruin233 viewsNew York Times November 29, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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The Newark Disaster229 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Identify More Newark Fire Victims251 viewsNew York Times November 28, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Building a Trap for the Hundreds232 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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Victims of the Newark Factory Fire213 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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23 Die, 40 Hurt in Newark Fire219 viewsNew York Times November 27, 1910Aug 31, 2019
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231 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to James B. Marshall
April 4, 1949
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Aug 24, 2019
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217 viewsTestimonial Dinner Tendered to Rev. Dr. William P. Hayes
July 1, 1943
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Aug 24, 2019
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248 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
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Roseville Riding Academy446 viewsAug 04, 2019
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187 viewsAug 04, 2019
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Golf Links262 viewsPostcardAug 04, 2019
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429 viewsJul 31, 2019
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1893219 viewsNewark, N. J. Illustrated – Published by Wm. A. Baker 1893Jul 28, 2019
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214 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoJun 20, 2019
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282 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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289 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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267 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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237 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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268 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJun 01, 2019
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251 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
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1926 Map214 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication304 viewsMar 17, 2019
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407 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoFeb 23, 2019
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Before the Fire296 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesFeb 21, 2019
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2018280 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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237 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
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288 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2019
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Volkswagens being offloaded297 viewsJan 28, 2019
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2730 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 Avenue769 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 Park264 viewsJune 10, 1906Dec 01, 2018
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433 viewsPhoto from Harper's New Monthly Magazine, October 1876Nov 25, 2018
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Bi-Centennial of the First Landing of Germans in America328 viewsDrawing from Harpers Weekly October 20, 1883Nov 25, 2018
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1850's259 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesNov 17, 2018
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1913349 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1850's294 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Combination280 viewsNov 17, 2018
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2018 View283 viewsNov 17, 2018
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1904 Map256 viewsNov 17, 2018
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Page 3272 viewsNov 13, 2018
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Page 1300 viewsNov 13, 2018
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276 viewsFrom Dean M. SonnenbergNov 13, 2018
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1873 Map247 viewsNov 12, 2018
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1873 Map294 viewsNov 12, 2018
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265 viewsPhoto from the NJ Historical SocietyNov 12, 2018
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1916263 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916323 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916274 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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223 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map222 views74 Park PlaceNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map192 viewsNov 01, 2018
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366 viewsNov 01, 2018
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1892 Map388 viewsOct 13, 2018
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307 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryOct 10, 2018
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249 viewsSep 02, 2018
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251 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1847 map264 viewsSep 02, 2018
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1908 Map262 viewsJun 23, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword363 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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360 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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356 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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475 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 08, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication495 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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509 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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472 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 03, 2018
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