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Fischer's Bread3756 views
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Four Boys treated for rabies by Louis Pasteur2901 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 Family2210 views
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Children2185 views
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Dickie Dee's Lucheon2181 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 ~19542165 viewsThird Row - Diane Nikel Martin, Sara Friedman Fishkin
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Gas Company Workers2163 viewsFrom the William F. Cone Collection
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Humbolt Street Image?2158 viewsCan anyone identify the scene?
Photo from Reginald Reed
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Confectionary Store2149 views
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St. Peter's Orphanage2141 views1949
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Teddy's Tavern2135 views
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German Family 18982134 views
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Children2011 views
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Hurdy Gurdy Man1991 viewsHine, Lewis Wickes , 1874-1940 -- Photographer
Hurdy Gurdy, Newark, New Jersey
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Sandlot Baseball1939 viewsHine, Lewis Wickes , 1874-1940 -- Photographer
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Polltaker 19171927 views
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Newark Female Charitable Society1916 views
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Stringing Milk Tags - 19231877 views
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Women's Sufferage Meeting at Military Park1870 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, Stanley1859 views
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St. Patrick's Day Parade 20031822 views
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Star Eagle Staff Members February 19111810 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 19581808 views
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1765 viewsRoland, eleven year old newsboy, Newark, N.J.
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Springfield Avenue Car Barn 18841760 views
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Kolb Sheet Metal Works1749 views
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1716 viewsSmallest boy is Max Schwartz (8 yrs. Old) and Jacob Schwartz, 163 Howard St., Newark, N.J.
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Central High School Cafeteria Staff1711 views
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1709 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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Conklin, Joe, Tommy, Mike, Richie & Billy1661 views
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Brennan, John "Pop"1661 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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1658 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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Zwillman, Abner "Longy"1650 views
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Eddy, Kids1645 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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1641 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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Dolan, William and Anna1640 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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1625 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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1618 viewsSome of Newark's small newsboys. Afternoon
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Brown, Vic1614 views
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1611 viewsNewsies at work in Newark, N.J. Aug 1, 1924
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1610 viewsSome of Newark's small newsboys. Afternoon
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Ceraulo, Phil1573 views
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1564 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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Carolina Avenue Kids1561 viewsKids from the Miceli, Connell, Caulfield, Martin and Cosgrove families.
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Bauerle, Joseph & Gottfried1556 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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1536 viewsPatsy, eight year old newsboy, Newark, N.J. Says he makes fifty cents a day.
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1524 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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Burst, Fred1520 views
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Bodian, Nat1518 views
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1515 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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1498 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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1935 Jewish Children's Home Annual Prize Day Play1497 views
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Ceraulo, Sal, Pat & Phil1492 views~1944
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Newark Women1491 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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1489 viewsSome of Newark's small newsboys. Afternoon
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