Newark's History & Areas

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Mulberry Street Looking North583 viewsPhoto from NNJMFeb 22, 2018
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Unknown Street879 viewsPhoto from "Newark & It's Leading Businessmen 1891"Feb 20, 2018
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523 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
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410 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 18, 2018
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Ernest Nagel Home579 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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Unveiling Pamphlet487 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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584 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Feb 17, 2018
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Unknown Year517 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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463 viewsPostcard
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1912 Berlin, Dresden & Frankfort Streets529 viewsFeb 11, 2018
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For Sale Flyer582 viewsFeb 11, 2018
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Disastrous Fire in New American Shipyard790 viewsFeb 10, 2018
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Home on Left - 1916437 viewsPhoto from "The Newarker"Feb 09, 2018
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1915516 viewsPhotos from "Comprehensive Plan of Newark 1915"Feb 08, 2018
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1913489 viewsPhoto from City Planning for Newark 1913Feb 07, 2018
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1913484 viewsPhoto from City Planning for Newark 1913Feb 07, 2018
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434 viewsPhoto from the WPAFeb 07, 2018
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Brick City443 viewsFeb 06, 2018
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472 viewsPostcardFeb 02, 2018
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415 viewsFrom Walter PernaJan 31, 2018
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From a French Magazine534 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJan 30, 2018
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Factory Owners Guilty in Newark Fire448 views1918 Municipal Journal
From Gonzalo Alberto
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September 18, 1918 New York Times471 viewsJan 29, 2018
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388 viewsPostcardJan 28, 2018
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398 viewsPhoto from the NPLJan 28, 2018
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573 viewsPostcardJan 23, 2018
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387 viewsPostcardJan 17, 2018
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541 viewsPhoto from Gregory SereicoJan 16, 2018
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497 viewsPhoto from "New Jersey; Life, Industries and Resources of a Great State:1926"Jan 14, 2018
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Assistant Fire Chief James E. Van Houten472 viewsPhoto from Angela Degennaro LucasJan 05, 2018
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Fire Chief Edward Durando407 viewsPhoto from Angela Degennaro LucasJan 05, 2018
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Alexander Maybaum423 viewsJan 05, 2018
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Vailsburg Borough Hall536 viewsSouth Orange Avenue & Munn Avenue
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Area today for Lydia Lindsley's House482 viewsPhoto from Charles McGrathJan 05, 2018
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Lydia Lindsley's House449 viewsStuyvesant Avenue
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Beam from Lydia Lindsley's House469 viewsPhoto from Charles McGrathJan 05, 2018
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Lydia Lindsley's House 1936428 viewsJan 05, 2018
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1904 Map of Vailsburg466 viewsPhoto from Charles McGrathJan 05, 2018
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Noll Mansion465 viewsWest Side of Sandford Avenue
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Jan 05, 2018
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Patrick Campbell House468 viewsJan 05, 2018
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Joshua O. Baldwin's Homestead Today437 viewsSoutheast corner of South Orange & Sanford Avenues
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Jan 05, 2018
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Aaron Baldwin's Homestead470 views755 South Orange Avenue
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Site of Aaron Baldwin's Homestead458 viewsPhoto from Charles McGrathJan 05, 2018
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Site of Aaron Baldwin's Homestead436 viewsPhoto from Charles McGrathJan 05, 2018
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The Baldwin Homestead445 viewsPhoto from Charles McGrathJan 05, 2018
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Vailsburg--The Place Robert Treat Really Sought365 viewsMarch 19, 1916Jan 05, 2018
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Woman Arrested While Denouncing Suffragists405 viewsOctober 27, 1912Jan 04, 2018
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Junior Suffragists Working for the Cause1278 viewsAugust 31, 1913Jan 04, 2018
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Mrs. John Rodgers Jr. addressing a crowd of voters in Military Park418 viewsJan 04, 2018
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496 viewsPhoto from the LOCJan 02, 2018
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454 viewsPhoto from Essex County Illustrated 1897Dec 28, 2017
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466 viewsPhoto from Essex County Illustrated 1897Dec 27, 2017
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889 viewsThis photo was taken around 1897 and most likely from the roof of Feigenspan's Brewery on Freeman Street. The view is to the west northwest. The large chimney in the center of the photo is from the P. Reilly & Sons Tannery which was located between Providence & Lexington Streets. The factory area extended from the Morris Canal south almost to Bowery Street (Fleming Avenue) which would be the middle of the photograph, left to right. The first street from the bottom running L to R is Oxford Street.

Photo from Essex County Illustrated 1897
Dec 27, 2017
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374 viewsPhoto from Essex County Illustrated 1897Dec 27, 2017
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466 viewsPhoto from Carl MydansDec 23, 2017
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483 viewsPhoto from the Universal History ArchiveDec 22, 2017
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459 viewsPhoto from Carl MydansDec 22, 2017
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482 viewsPhoto from the Sunday CallDec 19, 2017
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Jackie Robinson454 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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Broad Street547 viewsPhoto shows the hike lead by "General" Rosalie Jones from New York to Washington, D.C. for the March 3, 1913 National American Woman Suffrage Association parade. Photo taken in Newark, New Jersey on Broad Street, just north of West Kinney Street, on February 12, 1913. Rosalie Jones is walking behind the first car. The church before City Hall is Grace Episcopal Church.

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Unknown Street448 viewsPhoto from LOCDec 12, 2017
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A Hot Day in the Tenement Districts555 views1908Nov 08, 2017
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A "Little Mother" Helping Baby to a Drink549 views1908Nov 08, 2017
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1970s563 viewsAug 12, 2017
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