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Last additions - Weequahic Park
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250th Anniversary Pageant75 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 15, 2020
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250th Anniversary Pageant72 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesJul 15, 2020
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1964102 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
web site.
Feb 24, 2020
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The Playground and One Driveway to be Begun at Once75 viewsJanuary 7, 1900Jan 25, 2020
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Weequahic Park104 viewsOctober 22, 1905Sep 19, 2019
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Weequahic Park Charms Becoming Known During the Present Summer93 viewsJuly 15, 1906Sep 19, 2019
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Accidents Marred Sport at Big Auto Race104 viewsNovember 11, 1906Sep 19, 2019
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Hospital Opened by Army92 viewsFebruary 23, 1944
Photo from Park Archivist
Sep 17, 2019
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First Family in Weequahic GI Homes82 viewsSeptember 15, 1947
Photo from Park Archivist
Sep 17, 2019
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194785 viewsPhoto from Michael Bright 1947Sep 16, 2019
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Map of Grounds70 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesSep 15, 2019
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1920 Map50 viewsSep 10, 2019
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65 viewsPhoto from Max SafAug 23, 2019
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Mutual Driving Club's Races103 viewsAugust 26, 1895Jan 28, 2019
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194582 viewsPhoto from the NPLOct 31, 2018
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Unknown Structure85 viewsSep 16, 2018
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98 viewsPhoto from Historicaerials.comSep 16, 2018
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1912 Map190 viewsFeb 21, 2018
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216 viewsPhoto from "Official Guide to the 250th Anniversary Celebration"Feb 19, 2018
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The Sheep Fold210 viewsFeb 17, 2018
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221 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2018
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Overview204 viewsFeb 15, 2018
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221 viewsPostcardFeb 11, 2018
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1915194 viewsPhotos from "Comprehensive Plan of Newark 1915"Feb 08, 2018
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1915197 viewsPhotos from "Comprehensive Plan of Newark 1915"Feb 08, 2018
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170 viewsPostcardFeb 02, 2018
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140 viewsPostcardFeb 02, 2018
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Southern End of the Park128 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoFeb 01, 2018
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152 viewsPostcardJan 23, 2018
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144 viewsPostcardJan 16, 2018
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Feeding the Geese128 viewsPostcardDec 27, 2017
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1904129 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 07, 2017
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Nineteen Ducklings on Weequahic Lake215 views1908Nov 08, 2017
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148 viewsHammond MapsApr 22, 2017
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182 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
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Feeding the Swans157 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
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162 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
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190 viewsPostcardFeb 15, 2017
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Tennis184 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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Tennis157 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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Golf151 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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Golf142 viewsPhoto from "Sightseeing in Newark, N. J. by John H. Dunnachie: 1926"Jan 16, 2017
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175 viewsPhoto from "New Jersey; Life, Industries and Resources of a Great State:1926"Jan 08, 2017
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180 viewsPostcardJan 08, 2017
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Boat House172 viewsSeptember 5, 1909Jan 06, 2017
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Race Track170 viewsSeptember 5, 1909Jan 06, 2017
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Swans and Geese at Weequahic231 viewsApril 4, 1909Jan 06, 2017
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How the Weequahic Park Extension will be Laid Out227 viewsMay 8, 1910Jan 06, 2017
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Twenty Fine Sheep Will be Placed in Weequahic Park Next Month226 viewsJune 26,1910Jan 06, 2017
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Race Track177 viewsPhoto from Gonzalo AlbertoDec 02, 2016
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Waverly (Weequahic) Race Track Tower186 views1904
Photo from Gonzalo Alberto
Dec 01, 2016
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Golf Links are Urged for Weequahic Park224 views1912Nov 30, 2016
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A Weequahic Park Lamb Proud Mother of Triplets221 views1912Nov 30, 2016
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Weequahic Ducks go to Market; Children are Heartbroken225 views1913Nov 24, 2016
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Boy Scouts152 viewsBoy Scouts of Newark receive Government medals for successful sale of Thrift Stamps
Photo from the National Archives
Oct 08, 2016
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162 viewsPostcardApr 18, 2016
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Divident Hill163 viewsPostcardNov 29, 2015
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Canoeing on the Lake154 viewsPostcardNov 29, 2015
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1912 Map161 viewsSep 20, 2015
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1912 Map168 viewsSep 20, 2015
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