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April 17, 1924327 views
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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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December 19, 1921326 viewsProposed Site
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1908 Map325 views
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May 29, 1920325 viewsFrom "Speed-Up"
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Fisher, Al324 viewsPhoto from Jay Ryan Kamins
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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
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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.
Photo by New York Times
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August 1, 1919321 views
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Eddie Hasha321 viewsDied while racing at the Vailsburg Motordrome Stadium, September 8, 1912
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Opening Day Parade319 views1920
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May 10, 1910319 viewsFrom the Newark Evening Star
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July 23, 1916318 views
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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)
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September 8, 1912317 viewsThe race advertisement for the day of the tragic accident.
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Charles Whitehouse316 viewsNewark Fed's Player Charles Whitehouse in Baseball Action Pose
Photo by George Rinhart
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316 viewsPhoto from NNJM
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When Field Inspection Walloped the Pipe Fitters314 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up Vol 3 No 19 May 1920
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Sunday Baseball in Newark314 viewsJune 28, 1908
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1971312 viewsPhoto from Mark Gamba
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Piece Work Checkers Aces311 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up Vol 3 No 27 July 1920
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July 2, 1916311 views
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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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May 1910306 viewsFrom the Newark Evening Star
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May 1910305 viewsArticle from the Newark Evening Star
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Madison Square Garden302 viewsPhoto from Esther Levine Kaplan
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Harry Levine302 viewsPhoto from Esther Levine Kaplan
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Golden Gloves Promo302 viewsPhoto from Esther Levine Kaplan
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April 11, 1924301 views
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300 viewsPhoto from Paul Doughty
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When Light Iron Beat Maintenance at Meadowbrook Oval299 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up 1920
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July 7, 1919299 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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May 1919296 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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Kelly Scoring Newark's Solitary Run296 views1908
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Petition Against Facism295 viewsPhoto from Esther Levine Kaplan
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