Newark People

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Fischer's Bread3686 views
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Four Boys treated for rabies by Louis Pasteur2849 viewsThe Four Boys from Newark, NJ, treated for rabies by Louis Pasteur in late 1885.
Left to right : Austin Fitzgerald, William Lane, Eddie Ryan and Patrick Reynolds.
A well-known physician, Dr. William O'Gorman, recommended that the children be sent to Pasteur for treatment and issued his appeal:
" I have such confidence in the preventive forces of inoculation by mitigated virus that were it my misfortune to be bitten by a rabid dog, I would board the first Atlantic steamer, go straight to Paris and, full of hope, place myself immediately in the hands of Pasteur.... If the parents be poor, I appeal to the medical profession and to the humane of all classes to help send these poor children where there is almost a certainty of prevention and cure. Let us prove to the world that we are intelligent enough to appreciate the advance of science and liberal and humane enough to help those who cannot help themselves.."
- New York Herald Tribune, December 4, 1885.
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Albee Family2163 views
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Children2157 views
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Humbolt Street Image?2132 viewsCan anyone identify the scene?
Photo from Reginald Reed
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Dickie Dee's Lucheon2128 viewsRich O., Nat Bodian, John Vito, his wife Jan, Jule Spohn (standing), Don Herman, Danny B.
Photo from Jule Spohn
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Girl Scouts ~19542123 viewsThird Row - Diane Nikel Martin, Sara Friedman Fishkin
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Gas Company Workers2113 viewsFrom the William F. Cone Collection
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German Family 18982108 views
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St. Peter's Orphanage2098 views1949
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Teddy's Tavern2097 views
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Confectionary Store2074 views
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Children1985 views
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Hurdy Gurdy Man1964 viewsHine, Lewis Wickes , 1874-1940 -- Photographer
Hurdy Gurdy, Newark, New Jersey
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Sandlot Baseball1915 viewsHine, Lewis Wickes , 1874-1940 -- Photographer
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Polltaker 19171900 views
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Newark Female Charitable Society1871 views
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Stringing Milk Tags - 19231851 views
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Women's Sufferage Meeting at Military Park1829 viewsInternational Film Service -- Photographer
Woman suffrage - [Mrs. John Rodgers, Jr. addressing a crowd of voters at Military Park, Newark, N.J., October 18, the day before election.]
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Bienkowski, Stanley1823 views
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St. Patrick's Day Parade 20031781 views
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Star Eagle Staff Members February 19111771 viewsSecond from right in the back row is George White. The front row, from the right is William A. Shea, second from right is Elgin Dilly. If anyone knows any of the others please use the comment feature below and add the names.
Photo from Carol Marchese
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Candy Stripers - Presbyterian Hospital 19581734 views
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1728 viewsRoland, eleven year old newsboy, Newark, N.J.
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Springfield Avenue Car Barn 18841715 views
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Kolb Sheet Metal Works1711 views
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1681 viewsSmallest boy is Max Schwartz (8 yrs. Old) and Jacob Schwartz, 163 Howard St., Newark, N.J.
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1678 viewsWomen walking through snow and slush in Newark, New Jersey, to the city hall to place before Mayor Raymond a resolution calling for purchase and sale by the city of needed food.

From “Library of Congress”
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Central High School Cafeteria Staff1637 views
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Conklin, Joe, Tommy, Mike, Richie & Billy1623 views
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Brennan, John "Pop"1623 viewsJohn "Pop" Brennan, Newark born cyclist in the US Bicycling Hall of Fame.
Photo from the "Pop" Brennan Bicycle repair shop webpage
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1622 viewsAfter 9:00 P.M. Dec.17/09. Newark, N.J. All these were selling and work later some nights. Some are 10 years old.
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1605 viewsJoseph and Rosy, 10 and 8 yrs. old. He sells until evening. She is one of 5 or 6 girls who sell (afternoons) in Newark
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Zwillman, Abner "Longy"1605 views
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1594 viewsSome of Newark's small newsboys. Afternoon
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1591 viewsMax Schwartz (8 yrs. old) and Jacob Schwartz from 163 Howard St. Newark, N.J. Sell until 10 P.M. sometimes in front of Max Schwartz (8 yrs. old) and Jacob Schwartz of 163 Howard St. selling papers in front of 224 Market Street.
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1578 viewsNewsies at work in Newark, N.J. Aug 1, 1924
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1576 viewsSome of Newark's small newsboys. Afternoon
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Brown, Vic1574 views
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Ceraulo, Phil1533 views
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1525 viewsFrom left to right. Joe, 12 years, Jacob, 8 years. Bonny, 10 yrs. Levi, 10 yrs. Teacher says Joe doesn't know anything, not even enough to be bad. He is always drowsy in class. "Jacob is "awful" in school work and conduct. He gets sleepy in class. Benny is good in school work and conduct. These three boys are brothers.
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Bauerle, Joseph & Gottfried1523 viewsGottfried Bauerle(right), owner of Bauerle's Bakery & Restaurant, Newark, NJ. The photo was taken in 1911 behind the Restaurant, at their residence, 218 Mulberry Street, corner of Green Street in the back alley. His son, Joseph Bauerle is on the left.
Photo from Rob Hogan
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1501 viewsPatsy, eight year old newsboy, Newark, N.J. Says he makes fifty cents a day.
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Carolina Avenue Kids1489 viewsKids from the Miceli, Connell, Caulfield, Martin and Cosgrove families.
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Bodian, Nat1486 views
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Burst, Fred1485 views
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1483 viewsEddie and Carmine Zizza, twelve year old twins who make $1.50 a day. They belong to a family of 13 children many of them newsboys. Newark, N.J. - August 1st, 1924.
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1471 viewsPretzel and gum vendors - Newsies are good customers. A boy sells a basketful of pretzels every afternoon at the "news" office, to the boys getting their afternoon papers. Henry Schertzer, (left) 14 yrs. old. Abel Schertzer, (right) 12 yrs. old. Sam Tumin, (centre) 10 yrs. old. Sam sells gum, often till 10 P.M. Taken at 8:15 P.M. Location: Newark, New Jersey.

Library of Congress, Prints and Photograph Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
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1459 viewsTheodore Librizzi, 8 yrs. old. Dewey Librizzi, 10 yrs. old. Solomon Milkman, 15 yrs. old. Solomon has been selling 4 yrs. His father is dead. Asked how he liked the trade - "It keeps me in school." Taken at 4:15 P.M
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Eddy, Kids1458 viewsFrom Mary Francis:

First--Red-headed girl is Bonnie. My age guess is about 53-54.
Middle--Blonde--Pauline. She is probably 57-58 now.
Top--Lynette--dark brown hair. She is probably about 59-60 now.
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Ceraulo, Sal, Pat & Phil1457 views~1944
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1454 viewsSome of Newark's small newsboys. Afternoon
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Dolan, William and Anna1452 viewsFrom John Gaffney:
This is a wedding picture of my grandparents William and Anna (Capcik) Dolan. They lived at 311 Lafayette St in the earlier years and then at 26 Joseph St after the late 1940s
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Newark Women1450 viewsWomen walking through snow and slush in Newark, New Jersey, to the city hall to place before Mayor Raymond a resolution calling for purchase and sale by the city of needed food.

Title: Newark women plod in snow to plea for food
Date Created/Published: [ca. 1920]
Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-96179 (b&w film copy neg.)
Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
Call Number: LOT 12354-1 <item> [P&P]
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1450 viewsSmallest boy is Max Schwartz (8 yrs. old) and Jacob Schwartz, 163 Howard St., Newark, N.J. Sell until 10 P.M
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