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Gutzon Borglum inspecting the Wars of America Monument67 viewsPhoto from Joseph BilbyDec 21, 2021
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361 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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1964371 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 Association406 viewsJan 13, 2020
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398 viewsPostcardJan 12, 2020
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Casting the Bronze for Newark's Greatest Statue356 viewsFebruary 13, 1916Jan 07, 2020
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The Mendelssohn Bust in Branch Brook Park Gets Restless399 viewsApril 17, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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A Pretty Bit from Branch Brook Park407 viewsMarch 4, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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German Day in Newark367 viewsMay 22, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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Closeup of Teddy Roosevelt at the unveiling ceremonies381 viewsSep 04, 2019
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329 viewsPostcardAug 23, 2019
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278 viewsAug 04, 2019
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260 viewsAug 04, 2019
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352 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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350 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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338 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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306 viewsPhoto from Jule SpohnJun 17, 2019
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326 viewsPhoto from Brill MagazineMay 25, 2019
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1926 Map276 viewsMay 14, 2019
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Dedication374 viewsMar 17, 2019
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2018369 viewsFeb 17, 2019
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308 viewsPhoto from the NJSAFeb 10, 2019
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1916344 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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1916345 viewsPhoto from Official Guide & Manual of the 250th Anniversary Celebration 1916Nov 03, 2018
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Firemen Filling the Sword444 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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446 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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439 viewsPhoto from Gordon BondJun 19, 2018
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552 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 08, 2018
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The 1926 Dedication570 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 04, 2018
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557 viewsPhoto from NNJMMar 03, 2018
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522 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
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Unveiling Pamphlet486 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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462 viewsPostcard
Feb 14, 2018
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1916562 viewsPhoto from "The Newarker"Feb 09, 2018
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433 viewsPhoto from the WPAFeb 07, 2018
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414 viewsFrom Walter PernaJan 31, 2018
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434 viewsJan 18, 2018
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387 viewsPostcardJan 17, 2018
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496 viewsPhoto from "New Jersey; Life, Industries and Resources of a Great State:1926"Jan 14, 2018
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453 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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464 viewsPhoto from Carl MydansDec 23, 2017
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482 viewsPhoto from the Universal History ArchiveDec 22, 2017
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456 viewsPhoto from Carl MydansDec 22, 2017
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479 viewsPhoto from the Sunday CallDec 19, 2017
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Jackie Robinson451 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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440 viewsNov 02, 2017
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359 viewsNov 02, 2017
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1926617 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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1926546 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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First Model of Lincoln Statue510 views1909Dec 28, 2016
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First Troop will Escort President541 views1912Nov 30, 2016
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Unveiling of Washington Statue Next Saturday Afternoon533 viewsOctober 27, 1912Nov 30, 2016
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Would Place the Hiker Monument in Clinton Park489 views1913Nov 21, 2016
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565 viewsPhoto from NY Historical SocietyOct 04, 2016
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1973597 viewsPhoto from Lee Friedlander 1973Oct 01, 2016
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584 viewsPostcardSep 19, 2016
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520 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoSep 18, 2016
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530 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoSep 18, 2016
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536 viewsSep 18, 2016
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535 viewsPhoto from the NY Historical SocietySep 16, 2016
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546 viewsPhoto from the NY Historical SocietySep 16, 2016
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With Teddy Roosevelt (standing in booth)577 viewsPhoto from the NY Historical SocietySep 16, 2016
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541 viewsPhoto from NY Historical SocietySep 13, 2016
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513 viewsGoogle MapsSep 13, 2016
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527 viewsPhoto from NY Historical SocietySep 13, 2016
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View towards Springfield Avenue536 viewsFrom "The Newark Lincoln" 1912Jul 24, 2016
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574 viewsPostcardApr 18, 2016
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1917590 viewsFrom "New York Times"Mar 22, 2016
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647 viewsMar 15, 2016
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435 viewsMar 13, 2016
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1912602 viewsFrom "Newark, the City of Industry" Published by the Newark Board of Trade 1912Feb 06, 2016
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517 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Frederick T. Frelinghuysen530 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Phillip Kearny522 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Seth Boyden549 views~1905
From "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905
Feb 04, 2016
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Unveiling614 viewsWilliam F. Cone CollectionJan 31, 2016
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Unveiling539 viewsImage from Gonzalo AlbertoJan 31, 2016
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577 viewsJan 07, 2016
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Liberty Pole528 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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561 viewsPostcardDec 08, 2015
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547 viewsPostcardDec 08, 2015
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520 viewsPostcardDec 02, 2015
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590 viewsPostcardDec 02, 2015
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590 viewsPostcardNov 29, 2015
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514 viewsPostcardNov 29, 2015
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Divident Hill548 viewsPostcardJan 19, 2015
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Divident Hill539 viewsPostcardJan 19, 2015
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Children Playing on the Lincoln Statue677 viewsFrom "Shade Tree Commission of the City of Newark, New Jersey" 1911Jan 13, 2015
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615 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 statue642 viewsPhoto from 1920 Newspaper Carrier's AnnualMar 01, 2014
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632 viewsDec 24, 2013
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637 viewsDec 24, 2013
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661 viewsPhoto from "A History of the City of Newark"
Lewis Historical Publishing Company
Oct 27, 2013
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683 viewsOct 26, 2013
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682 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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573 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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581 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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637 viewsPostcardMar 24, 2013
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1034 viewsDecember 30, 1917 Newark Sunday CallJun 19, 2009
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955 viewsDecember 30, 1917 Newark Sunday CallJun 19, 2009
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1233 viewsDecember 30, 1917 Newark Sunday CallJun 19, 2009
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975 viewsPhoto from Rose EcclesJun 06, 2008
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1010 viewsApr 05, 2007
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964 viewsApr 02, 2007
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974 viewsApr 02, 2007
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1043 viewsJumbo PostcardMar 30, 2007
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~19051145 viewsFrom "Views of Newark" Published by L. H. Nelson Company ~1905Mar 29, 2007
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992 viewsPostcardMar 27, 2007
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834 viewsFrom "The Pageant of America: A Pictorial History of the United States" published 1926Mar 20, 2007
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1901839 viewsMar 19, 2007
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753 viewsMar 12, 2007
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775 viewsMar 12, 2007
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1016 viewsPostcardMar 12, 2007
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1084 viewsMar 12, 2007
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1106 viewsMar 12, 2007
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799 viewsMar 12, 2007
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796 viewsMar 12, 2007
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917 viewsMar 12, 2007
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