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254 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 28, 2017
1937227 viewsThe Newark Bears let off steam before going to the showers, after having defeated the Columbus Red Birds, American Association Champions, 10-4, to win the Little World Series at Columbus, Ohio, October 7th, 1937. The Bears came from behind, winning four straight, after the Red Birds had defeated them in the first three.
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Dec 23, 2017
Ellsworth 'Babe' Dahlgren229 viewsNewark Bears' first and third baseman Ellsworth 'Babe' Dahlgren, 24, at Ruppert Stadium.
Photo by Seymour Wally
Dec 20, 2017
Charles Whitehouse199 viewsNewark Fed's Player Charles Whitehouse in Baseball Action Pose
Photo by George Rinhart
Dec 20, 2017
Willie Wells223 viewsWillie Wells of the Newark Eagles poses with his bat for portrait. Willie James Wells became famous as the player-manager of the Newark Eagles in the 1940s. His Negro League career spanned two decades playing for many teams including the St. Louis Stars, Detroit Wolves, Homestead Grays, Chicago American Giants, Cole's American Giants, New York Black Yankees, Baltimore Elite Giants, Indianapolis Clowns and Memphis Red Sox from 1925-1948.

Photo by National Baseball Hall of Fame
Dec 20, 2017
Walter Johnson215 viewsWalter Johnson, former pitcher for the Washington Senators and now manager of the Newark Bears, who is down here training with his men for the coming season.
Photo by George Rinhart
Dec 20, 2017
Owner Effa Manley195 viewsNegro League Newark Eagles baseball team owner Effa Manley poses with bats in the dugout in Ruppert Stadium in Newark, New Jersy in 1948.

Photo by Mark Rucker
Dec 17, 2017
159 viewsDec 16, 2017
Zale, Tony & Rocky Graziano197 views6/10/1948-Newark, NJ- Tony Zale of Gary, Indiana sends a left hook to the head, which knocked out Rocky Graziano of New York, in the third round of their scheduled 15-round middleweight title bout in Ruppert Stadium.

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Dec 16, 2017
Zale, Tony & Rocky Graziano188 views6/10/1948-Newark, NJ- Tony Zale of Gary, Indiana sends a left hook to the head, which knocked out Rocky Graziano of New York, in the third round of their scheduled 15-round middleweight title bout in Ruppert Stadium.

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Dec 16, 2017
Putting the Cart before the Horse168 viewsAn unusual harness race, with the driver facing backwards, takes place at Weequahic Park, Newark, New Jersey, 17th October 1928.

Photo by Henry Miller News
Dec 16, 2017
Babe Ruth194 viewsYoungsters get autographs from Babe Ruth in Newark before Babe's new team the Boston Braves beat the Newark Bears, 10-8 in Ruppert Stadium.

Photo by NY Daily News
Dec 15, 2017
Ruppert & The Babe188 viewscirca 1934: American baseball player Babe Ruth (George Herman Ruth, 1895 - 1948), wearing a Boston Braves uniform, shakes hands with Jacob Ruppert, owner of the New York Yankees. Ruth was a player and vice-president of the Braves at that time.
Photo by New York Times
Dec 15, 2017
Babe Ruth191 viewsThe Newark Bears vs. the Boston Braves at Ruppert Field. Photo shows Babe Ruth (Boston Braves) as he 'slams one out of the park.'

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Dec 15, 2017
1939198 views The Negro League Newark Eagles pose at home in Ruppert Stadium for a team portrait in 1939. Monte Irvin is in the back row, far left, and Mule Suttles in the middle of the back row. (Photo by Mark Rucker/Transcendental Graphics, Getty Images)Dec 13, 2017
179 viewsJUNE 1939: Negro League Baseball: Portrait of Newark Eagles (L-R) pitcher Leniel Hooker, All Star pitcher Max Manning, pitcher Jim Brown, Raleigh Biz Mackey & unidentified executive. (Photo by Aral/Pix Inc./The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)Dec 13, 2017
150 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 07, 2017
Kelly Scoring Newark's Solitary Run170 views1908Nov 07, 2017
Woodside A. C. Had Successful Year220 views1908Nov 07, 2017
Sunday Baseball in Newark196 viewsJune 28, 1908Nov 07, 2017
Weston E. C. Nine Did Good Work160 viewsNov 07, 2017
Broad Street Nine, P. S. C. Does Well154 viewsNov 07, 2017
243 viewsPhoto from Hammond MapsApr 23, 2017
Opening 1925-10-17264 viewsApr 21, 2017
Music Lovers at Concert in Schools Stadium265 viewsPhoto from Newark City of Opportunity Municipal Yearbook 1945-46Apr 14, 2017
1971209 viewsPhoto from Mark GambaMar 20, 2017
1940s288 viewsMar 15, 2017
265 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
182-186 William Street173 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
1979 viewsPhoto from Karen Thomas SereckaJan 19, 2017
Karen Thomas Serecka, Lloyd Thomas, Frank Thomas & Dawn Ferrar320 viewsPhoto from Karen Thomas SereckaJan 19, 2017
loyd Thomas, Alf Goulet, Harvey Black, George Chapman, Donald McDougal & Percy Lawrence1976 viewsPhoto from Karen Thomas SereckaJan 19, 2017
284 viewsPhoto from Karen Thomas SereckaJan 19, 2017
297 viewsPhoto from "New Jersey; Life, Industries and Resources of a Great State:1926"Jan 08, 2017
286 viewsPhoto from NNJMJan 07, 2017
Public School Athletic Field Will be One of Finest in the Country268 viewsMay 16, 1909Jan 03, 2017
Racer is Killed on Cycle Track265 viewsApril 10, 1910Jan 02, 2017
Another Playfield for Newark Youngsters225 views1909Dec 25, 2016
Old Time Ball Grounds Well Nigh Forgotten226 views1909Dec 25, 2016
Bankrupt231 viewsFrom Gonzalo AlbertoDec 02, 2016
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