Newark Sports

Old Newark

Category Albums Files
Asylum OvalSouth Orange Avenue & 12th Street
3 13
Avenue C Baseball GroundsAvenue C between Harper & Parkhurst Streets
1 1
Eureka Club FieldFerry & Adams Streets
(1865)
1 1
Hyatt FieldHarrison
1 1
Meadowbrook Oval/FieldRunyon Street & Hawthorne Avenue
South Orange Avenue & South 12th Street
3 27
Miscellaneous
1 2
Motordrome Oval
1 2
Pacific OvalPacific & South Streets
1 1
Parkview OvalBadger Avenue & Runyon Street
1 2
Riverfront Stadium
1 4
Roseville Oval
1 1
Ruppert (Davis) StadiumWilson Avenue
5 17
South Side OvalElizabeth & Hawthorne Avenues
1 1
West Side Oval
1 1
Wiedenmayer's ParkHamburg Place by Avenue L
4 9
Wright Street Baseball GroundsWright Street, Tichenor Lane & Miller Streets
2 4

Random files - Building & Sites
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1911 Map82 views
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December 19, 192178 viewsProposed Site
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106 viewsA slightly blurry still from a movie shot by Thomas Edison of a baseball game between the Newark Colts & the Reading Coal Heavers in 1898. It was most likely shot at Wiedenmayer Park which became Ruppert Stadium in 1932. The movie was found on the LOC site by Gonzalo Alberto.
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Selling Field80 viewsFrom Gonzalo Alberto
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191080 viewsFrom the Newark Evening Star
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Ruppert, Jacob579 views
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July 7, 191960 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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August 10, 191963 viewsGigantic Carnival

Last additions - Building & Sites
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Kelly Scoring Newark's Solitary Run7 views1908Nov 07, 2017
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74 viewsPhoto from Hammond MapsApr 23, 2017
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1940s99 viewsMar 15, 2017
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98 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
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Another Playfield for Newark Youngsters77 views1909Dec 25, 2016
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Old Time Ball Grounds Well Nigh Forgotten76 views1909Dec 25, 2016
wiedenmayerparkfield01.jpg
106 viewsA slightly blurry still from a movie shot by Thomas Edison of a baseball game between the Newark Colts & the Reading Coal Heavers in 1898. It was most likely shot at Wiedenmayer Park which became Ruppert Stadium in 1932. The movie was found on the LOC site by Gonzalo Alberto.Dec 02, 2016
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113 viewsFrom Gonzalo AlbertoDec 01, 2016