Newark Sports

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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 8
Wright Street Baseball GroundsWright Street, Tichenor Lane & Miller Streets
2 4

Random files - Building & Sites
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May 18, 191986 views
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July 7, 191955 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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May 191953 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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61 viewsPhoto from Hammond Maps
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August 1, 191955 views
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93 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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May 10, 191065 viewsFrom the Newark Evening Star
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August 3, 191955 views

Last additions - Building & Sites
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61 viewsPhoto from Hammond MapsApr 23, 2017
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1940s84 viewsMar 15, 2017
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83 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
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Another Playfield for Newark Youngsters68 views1909Dec 25, 2016
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Old Time Ball Grounds Well Nigh Forgotten67 views1909Dec 25, 2016
wiedenmayerparkfield01.jpg
93 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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99 viewsFrom Gonzalo AlbertoDec 01, 2016
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73 viewsDec 01, 2016