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The New Jersey Historical Society Newark Index

The New Jersey Historical Society Library Collection of Vertical Files also includes Biography Vertical Files, Family Vertical Files, and Subject Vertical Files.

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B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

P

Q

R

S

T

U

V

W

X

Y

Z

A

African Americans

African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church

Air transportation

See: Newark Liberty International Airport

Airport

See: Newark Liberty International Airport

Alling (Isaac) House

Alling (Stephen B.) House

American Insurance Company

See also: Insurance (General), Mutual Benefit Insurance Company, Prudential Insurance Company

Andrus House

Anheuser Busch

See: Breweries

Animals

Anniversary Celebration (250th)

See: Celebrations (General)

Anniversary Celebration (300th)

See: Celebrations (General)

Architecture

Armory

See: Essex Troop Armory

Articles (general, about Newark)

Articles (by E.S. Rankin, engineer)

Articles (by Miriam Studley)

Artists

Arts

See also: New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)

Arts Center

See: New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)

Aschenbach House

Authors

B

Ballantine House

See also: Newark Museum

Bamberger's

See also: Hahne's, Stores

Banks

Baptist Churches (General)

See also: Bethany Baptist Church, Peddie Memorial Baptist Church

Bathgate House

Bay

See: Newark Bay

Bethany Baptist Church

See also: Peddie Memorial Baptist Church

Bibliography

Blacks

See: African Americans

Boudinot (Elisha) Mansion

Boy Scouts

Boys Chorus

See: Newark Boys Chorus

Branch Brook Park

See also: Military Park and Garage, Parks (General)

Breweries

Bridges

Broad Street

See also: Market Street, Roads, Streets

Bruen House

Building and Loan Association

Buildings (General)

See also: Historic Buidings

Business (General)

C

Calvary Presbyterian Church

See also: Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Roseville Presbyterian Church, Second Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

See: Sacred Heart Cathedral

Catholic Churches (General)

See also: Sacred Heart Cathedral, St. James Catholic Church, St. John's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Michael's Catholic Church,

Celebrations (General) Includes 250th and 300th Anniversary Celebrations

Cemeteries (Includes Woodland Cemetery, Potters Field and First Presbyterian)

Census

Central Presbyterian Church

See also: Calvary Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Roseville Presbyterian Church, Second Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

Church of God and Saints of Christ

Churches

See: Historic Churches (General), [Individual Church Names], [Individual Denominations]

City Hall

City Planning

Civil War

Clark (William) Mansion

Clinton Hill

See also: Forest Hill,Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

Clubs and Associations

See also: Masonic Organizations, National Alliance of Businessmen, Schoolman's Club, YMCA/YWCA

Cockloft Hall

Coe House

See also: James Street Commons

Coleman Business School

See also: Newark Academy, Schools

Committee of 100, Inc. (non-profit)

Communications

Community Chest

Community Development Administration

Congregational Churches (General)

Congress of Newark

Councils and Committees

Courthouses

Craftsmen

Crane House

Crimes

D

Daycare

Demonstrations

Development

See: Renaissance/ Revitalization of Newark

Directories (Spanish)

Drugs (Illegal)--includes addiction and recovery

See also: Law Enforcement

Dryden (Forrest F.) House

E

Economic Development

Education

See also: Coleman Business School, Newark Academy, Schools

Elections

See also: Government, Mayors

Environmental Protection

Episcopal Churches (General)

See also: Grace Episcopal Church, Trinity Cathedral (Episcopal)

Essex Troop Armory

Ethnic Groups

F

Factories

Feigenspan Mansion

Fires and Firefighting

First Presbyterian Church

See: Old First Presbyterian Church

Flags

Foreign Born

See: Immigrants

Forest Hill

See also: Clinton Hill, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

Founders

Frelinghuysen House

G

Gangs

Gas and Light (Utlilities)

Genealogy

Government

See also: Elections, Mayors

Grace Episcopal Church

See also: Episcopal Churches (General), Trinity Cathedral (Episcopal)

Greek Orthodox Church

See: St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church

H

Hahne's

See also: Bamberger's, Stores

Halsey-Bradley House

Halsey St. Methodist Church

See also: Methodist Churches (General), St. Paul's Methodist Church, Roseville Methodist Church

Handicapped

See: Disabled

Hayes House

Health

Hedges House

High Street Presbyterian Church

See also: Calvary Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Roseville Presbyterian Church, Second Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

Hillcrest House

Hine House

Historic Buildings (General)

See also: Union Building

Historic Churches/Synagogues (General)

See also: [Individual Church Names], [Individual Denominations]

Historic Houses (General)

See: [Individual House Names]

Historic Sites (includes preservation of)

See also: Historic Buildings (General), Historic Churches/Synagogues (General), Historic Houses (General)

History (of Newark)

Hospitals

Hotels

Housing

Huntington House

I

Immigrants

See also: Ethnic Groups

Industries

Insurance (General)

See also: American Insurance Company, Mutual Benefit Insurance Company, Prudential Insurance Company

Inventions

Ironbound

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hills, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

J

Jails

James Street Historic District (including James Street Commons)

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hills, Ironbound, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

Jewelry

Jewish Community

Junior League

K

Kearny House

Krueger Mansion

L

Labor Unions

Landmarks

Law Enforcement

See also: Police

Libraries (includes Newark Public Library)

Lincoln Park (Section)

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hills, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

Literature

Lutheran Churches (General)

M

Macy's

See: Bamberger's

Maps

Market Street

See also: Broad Street, Roads, Streets

Markets

Masonic Organizations

Mayors

See also: Elections, Government

McCarter & English

Meadows

Meeker House

Methodist Churches (General)

See also: Halsey St. Methodist Church, St. Paul's Methodist Church, Roseville Methodist Church

Military Park and Garage

See also: Branch Brook Park, Parks (General)

Monuments

See also: Historic Sites (General)

Museum

See: Newark Museum

Music

Mutual Benefit Insurance Company

See also: American Insurance Company, Insurance (General), Prudential Insurance Company

N

Narcotics

See: Drugs (Illegal)

National Alliance of Businessmen

Nature

See: Animals, Rivers and Streams, Trees, Weather

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)

Newark (General)

See also: History (of Newark)

Newark-on-Trent, England

Newark Academy

See also: Coleman Business School, Schools (General)

Newark Arena (NJ Devils)

See also: Sports

Newark Armory

See: Essex Troop Armory

Newark Bay

Newark Bears

Newark Boys Chorus

Newark Liberty International Airport

Newark Museum

Newspapers

North Reformed Churches (General)

North Ward

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hills, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

O

Old First Presbyterian Church

See also: Cemetaries, Calvary Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Roseville Presbyterian Church, Second Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

Orphanages and Foster Homes

Osbourne House

P

Pamphlets

Parks (General)

See also: Branch Brook Park, Military Park and Garage

Peddie Memorial Baptist Church

See also: Baptist Churches (General), Bethany Baptist Church

Pennsylvania Station

See also: Railroads and Trains

Planning

Poems

Polhemus House

Police

See also: Law Enforcement

Population

Port Newark

Post Office

Potters Field

See: Cemeteries

Presbyterian Churches (General)

See also: Calvary Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Roseville Presbyterian Church, Second Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

Preservation

Printing

Prudential Center (arena)

Prudential Insurance Company

See also: American Insurance Company, Insurance (General), Mutual Benefit Insurance Company

Public Information Office

Public Service (Utilities)--includes PSE&G

See also: Gas and Light (Utilities)

R

Radio

Railroads and Trains

See also: Pennsylvania Station, Transportation (General)

Recreation

See also: Branch Brook Park, Military Park and Garage, Parks (General)

Real Estate

Red Cross

Reformed Churches (General)

See also: North Reformed Churches (General)

Religion

Renaissance/ Revitalization (of Newark)

Restaurants

Revolutionary War, 1775-1783

Riots, 1967

Rivers and Streams

Roads

See also: Broad Street, Market Street, Streets, Transporation (General)

Roseville

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hills, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

Roseville Methodist Church

See also: Halsey St. Methodist Church, Methodist Churches (General), St. Paul's Methodist Church

Roseville Presbyterian Church

See also: Calvary Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Second Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

S

Sacred Heart Cathedral

See also: Catholic Churches (General), St. James Catholic Church, St. John's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Michael's Catholic Church

Scenes

Schoolman's Club

Schools (General)

See also: Coleman Business School, Newark Academy, Schools (Oldest)

Schools (Oldest)

Sculpture

Seal

Sections

See: Clinton Hill, Forest Hill, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Weequahic, Woodside

Second Presbyterian Church

See also: Calvary Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Roseville Presbyterian Church, Wickliff Presbyterian Church

Senior Citizens

Ships and Boats

See also: Port Newark

Sports

See also: Newark Arena (NJ Devils)

St. James Catholic Church

See also: Catholic Churches (General), Sacred Heart Cathedral, St. John's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Michael's Catholic Church

St. John's Catholic Church

See also: Catholic Churches (General), St. James Catholic Church, Sacred Heart Cathedral, St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Michael's Catholic Church

St. Mary's Catholic Church

See also: Catholic Churches (General), Sacred Heart Cathedral, St. James Catholic Church, St. John's Catholic Church, St. Michael's Catholic Church

St. Michael's Catholic Church

See also: Catholic Churches (General), Sacred Heart Cathedral, St. James Catholic Church, St. John's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Catholic Church

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church

St. Paul's Methodist Church

See also: Halsey St. Methodist Church, Methodist Churches (General), Roseville Methodist Church

Statues

See also: Branch Brook Park, Military Park and Garage, Parks (General)

Stores

See also: Bamberger's, Hahne's

Stoudinger Homestead

Streets

See also: Broad Street, Market Street, Roads

Subways

See also: Railroads and Trains

Sydenham House

Symington (W. Clark) House

Symphony Hall

T

Taxes and Taxation

Terhune House

Terrorism

Theaters

Toller House

Transportation (General, includes trolleys)

See also: Newark Liberty International Airport, Railroads and Trains, Roads, Ships and Boats, Subways

Trees

See also: Branch Brook Park, Military Park and Garage, Parks (General)

Trinity Cathedral (Episcopal)

See also: Episcopal Churches (General), Grace Episcopal Church

U

Union Building

See also: Historic Buildings (General)

United Brethren Churches (General)

United Community Corporation

Universalist Churches (General)

Urban Renewal

V

Vailsburg

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hill, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Wards, Weequahic, Woodside

W

Ward (Marcus) House

Wards

See also: [Individual sections of Newark]

Water supply

Weather

Weequahic

See also: Clinton Hill, Forest Hill, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Wards, Vailsburg, Woodside

Wheeler (Caleb) House

Wickliff Presbyterian Church

See also: Calvary Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church, High Street Presbyterian Church, Old First Presbyterian Church, Presbyterian Churches (General), Roseville Presbyterian Church, Second Presbyterian Church

Women

Woodland Cemetery

See: Cemeteries

Woodruff (Obadiah) House

Woodside

See: Clinton Hill, Forest Hill, Ironbound, James Street Historic District, Lincoln Park, North Ward, Roseville, Vailsburg, Wards, Weequahic

Y

YMCA / YMWCA

See also: Clubs and Associations

Youth

Z

Zion Holy Church

 

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