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Harry Levine302 viewsPhoto from Esther Levine Kaplan Jan 25, 2018
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Madison Square Garden302 viewsPhoto from Esther Levine Kaplan Jan 25, 2018
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Fisher, Al324 viewsPhoto from Jay Ryan KaminsJan 17, 2018
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300 viewsPhoto from Paul DoughtyJan 14, 2018
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310 viewsJan 13, 2018
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Wet Grounds Postpones Newark-Bloomfield Game330 viewsApril 16, 1916Jan 04, 2018
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294 viewsPostcardJan 01, 2018
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1909 Map357 viewsJan 01, 2018
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1904-02-16356 viewsFlames at Vailsburg TrackJan 01, 2018
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Base Ball Notes328 viewsJune 12, 1893Dec 31, 2017
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Base Ball Notes335 viewsJune 12, 1893Dec 31, 2017
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June 5, 1893344 viewsDec 30, 2017
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1892 Map342 viewsDec 30, 2017
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June 5, 1893340 viewsDec 30, 2017
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1908 Map332 viewsDec 30, 2017
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401 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 28, 2017
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391 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 28, 2017
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398 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 28, 2017
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1937379 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
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Ellsworth 'Babe' Dahlgren366 viewsNewark Bears' first and third baseman Ellsworth 'Babe' Dahlgren, 24, at Ruppert Stadium.
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Dec 20, 2017
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Charles Whitehouse316 viewsNewark Fed's Player Charles Whitehouse in Baseball Action Pose
Photo by George Rinhart
Dec 20, 2017
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Willie Wells359 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.

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Dec 20, 2017
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Walter Johnson356 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
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Owner Effa Manley323 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
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268 viewsDec 16, 2017
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Zale, Tony & Rocky Graziano349 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
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Zale, Tony & Rocky Graziano311 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
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Putting the Cart before the Horse282 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
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Babe Ruth331 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.

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Dec 15, 2017
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Ruppert & The Babe322 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.
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Dec 15, 2017
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Babe Ruth327 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
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1939343 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
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318 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
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291 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 07, 2017
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Kelly Scoring Newark's Solitary Run296 views1908Nov 07, 2017
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Woodside A. C. Had Successful Year351 views1908Nov 07, 2017
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Sunday Baseball in Newark314 viewsJune 28, 1908Nov 07, 2017
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Weston E. C. Nine Did Good Work286 viewsNov 07, 2017
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Broad Street Nine, P. S. C. Does Well279 viewsNov 07, 2017
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383 viewsPhoto from Hammond MapsApr 23, 2017
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