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1908 Map372 views
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1926372 viewsConstruction of the stadium using the same footprint, but expanded, from Wiedenmayer's Park
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1926372 viewsConstruction of the stadium using the same footprint, but expanded, from Wiedenmayer's Park
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1910370 viewsFrom the Newark Evening Star
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1916368 views
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August 7, 1930367 viewsFirst Night Game
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September 9, 1912366 viewsSix Killed By Motor Cyclist Jumping Track

New York Times
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Ellsworth 'Babe' Dahlgren366 viewsNewark Bears' first and third baseman Ellsworth 'Babe' Dahlgren, 24, at Ruppert Stadium.
Photo by Seymour Wally
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Postcard365 viewsImage from Michael Marino
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December 7, 1923 Part 1365 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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August 6, 1916364 views
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Field Inspection Trims Piece Work Checkers363 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up Vol 3 No 23 June 1920
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Pacifics Play Sailors363 viewsApril 28, 1912
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361 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up Vol 3 No 23 June 1920
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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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357 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up Vol 3 No 23 June 1920
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July 19, 1919357 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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1909 Map357 views
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Summerfield Team in Newark Church League356 views
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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
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1904-02-16356 viewsFlames at Vailsburg Track
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Hargreaves, Charlie 1932354 views
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Market Street Entrance354 viewsPhoto from Dan Silva
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1921354 viewsPhoto from the Newark Sunday Call July 7, 1921
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May 11, 1919351 views
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Woodside A. C. Had Successful Year351 views1908
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Bankrupt349 viewsFrom Gonzalo Alberto
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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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Fire348 viewsSeptember 12, 1915
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1920347 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up 1920
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1912346 views
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August 3, 1919345 views
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Selling Field344 viewsFrom Gonzalo Alberto
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June 5, 1893344 views
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343 viewsFrom “Library of Congress”
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August 11, 1912343 views
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