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Newark, New Jersey, USA

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Where is Newark, New Jersey, USA? 

Newark, Essex, New Jersey, USA
Settled in 1666 by Puritans from New Haven Colony, Newark is one of the oldest European cities in the United States. Its location at the mouth of the Passaic River (where it flows into Newark Bay), has made the city's waterfront an integral part of the Port of New York and New Jersey...wikipedia


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Newark, New Jersey, USA - Ballantine's Lager Beer Brewery, Newark, N.J.
Newark, New Jersey, USA

Ballantine's Lager Beer Brewery, Newark, N.J.
Newark, New Jersey, USA - City Hall
Newark, New Jersey, USA

City Hall
Newark, New Jersey, USA - Bamberger Dry Goods House (1910)
Newark, New Jersey, USA

Bamberger Dry Goods House (1910)
Newark, New Jersey, USA - Hahne & Co., Newark's Store Beautiful, Broad, New and Halsey Sts., Newark, N.J.
Newark, New Jersey, USA

Hahne & Co., Newark's Store Beautiful, Broad, New and Halsey Sts., Newark, N.J.

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1666 - Newark founded

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News  1872 - Admitted to Public School
The Newark (N.J.) Board of Education has decided to admit colored children into public schools by a ...Read MORE...

News  1875 - FIRE. Destructive Conflagration in Newark, N. J.
NEWARK, N. J., July 25. - A fire yesterday afternoon destroyed the Excelsior Planing Mill, on...Read MORE...

News  1898 - TORPEDOES EXPLODE IN RAILROAD DEPOT. One Man Fatally Injured and Combination Car Blown to Pieces. SEVERAL OTHERS HURT.
Box Containing Explosives Dropped by Baggage Handlers While Loading Car

Special to The...Read MORE...

News  1900 - TROLLEY CARS COLLIDE. TEN PERSONS INJURED AT NEWARK, N.J., IN ACCIDENT.
Newark, N.J., March 20. - Ten passengers were severely injured last night in a rear end trolley car ...Read MORE...

News  1905 - FIVE WOMEN BADLY BURNED. TWO OF THEM MAY DIE FROM THEIR INJURIES.
Newark, N.J., Oct. 28. - Five women were badly burned, two of them probably fatally, in a fire...Read MORE...

1906
Pop. in 1900, 265. Newark, a city, port of entry, and capital of Essex co., N.J., on the W. bank of ...Read MORE...

News  1911 - Killed At Top Of A Pole. Newark Lineman’s Body Tumbles to Street In View of Hundreds.
Floyd Sexton, 36 years old, a telegraph lineman of Newark, was instantly killed yesterday afternoon ...Read MORE...

1921 - October 1 - WJZ, Newark NJ begins broadcasting

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1967 - Riot
Riot in Newark, New Jersey kills 26 and causes $10 million in damage

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