Newark Sports

Old Newark

Category Albums Files
Bowling Alleys
1 1
Laurel Garden
1 2
Meadowbrook Bowl
1 1
New Dreamland Arena
4 16
Newark Recreation Center6 Elizabeth Avenue
2 2
Newark StadiumFrelinghuysen Avenue
1 2
Playgrounds
1 1
Prudential Arena
3 9
School's StadiumBloomfield & Roseville Avenues
2 3
Stadium MotordromeSouth Orange Avenue near Munn Avenue
2 8
Weequahic Park
4 17

Random files - Buildings & Sites
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Grandstand323 viewsImage from the Dec 16, 1942 Harness Horse magazine (defunct).
"Road Horse Association of NJ" (aka Gentleman's Driving Club).

Courtesy of Don Daniels
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Bean, Peter251 viewsImage from the Oct 27, 1927 Trotter and Pacer magazine courtesy of Don Daniels
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178 views
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Opening 1925-10-1783 views
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Cooling Out Process175 viewsA young lady doubles in single harness leading two horses in the cooling out process.

Photo from the June 1930 issue of Harness Horse
Photo courtesy of Don Daniels
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74 viewsFrom “Library of Congress”
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Building Newark Stadium103 viewsFrom Gonzalo Alberto
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Grandstand440 viewsImage from the Dec 16, 1942 Harness Horse magazine (defunct).
"Road Horse Association of NJ" (aka Gentleman's Driving Club).

Courtesy of Don Daniels

Last additions - Buildings & Sites
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1 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 07, 2017
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Opening 1925-10-1783 viewsApr 21, 2017
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Music Lovers at Concert in Schools Stadium84 viewsPhoto from Newark City of Opportunity Municipal Yearbook 1945-46Apr 14, 2017
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Public School Athletic Field Will be One of Finest in the Country96 viewsMay 16, 1909Jan 03, 2017
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Bankrupt94 viewsFrom Gonzalo AlbertoDec 02, 2016
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Building Newark Stadium103 viewsFrom Gonzalo AlbertoDec 02, 2016
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September 9, 191285 viewsSix Killed By Motor Cyclist Jumping Track

New York Times
Nov 29, 2016
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November 24, 191292 viewsTo Sell Motordrome TomorrowNov 29, 2016