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A short history of Newark

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Published by Baker in Newark, N.J .
Written in English


  • Cities and towns -- New Jersey.,
  • New Jersey -- History, Local.,
  • Newark (N.J.) -- History.

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Edition Notes

RNJ 76693

StatementFrank J. Urquhart.
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20940100M

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The purpose of the author, upon starting out, was to gather in a convenient and permanent form a full and reliable epitome of the history of Newark, from its settlement in May, , to the year ; to show what it was as a tender infant, struggling to survive " the thousand natural shocks " that infancy is heir to; what it was as an active, supple-limbed youth in the time of the learned and 5/5(1). New Year's Day heralded the beginning of Newark's Golden Age-the heyday of the city's diverse population, beautiful mansions, varied industries, and prosperous insurance, leather, and jewelry companies. Newark's crystal-clear water attracted some thirty-five breweries, including P. Ballantine & Sons and Hensler's.5/5(3). WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP MUSEUM OF LOCAL HISTORY. Learn more about Newark's History and life in the Tri-City area. Visit the Washington Township Museum of Local History website: Museum of Local History. LOCATION Anza Street Fremont, CA About this Book Catalog Record Details. A short history of Newark / by Frank J. Urquhart. Urquhart, Frank J. (Frank John), View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized.

  A short history of Newark by Urquhart, Frank J. (Frank John), Publication date Publisher Newark, N.J.: Baker Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English. Includes index 16 Addeddate Call number Pages: Newark: A Brief History The city of Newark, New Jersey, was founded in by colonists looking to set up a Puritan theocracy. Newark's industrial boom began in the early to mids, when it was known for its leather factories and breweries. Newark History Society The Newark History Society (NHS), founded in , presents public programs and encourages research on all aspects of Newark history. The site includes membership information, announcements, and the texts of selected presentations given at NHS meetings. The Newark Public Library received a generous grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York to digitize a portion of its historical materials which document the Great Migration and Latino Immigration experience into Newark, NJ. The project, which concluded on J , promoted learning and outreach to children throughout Newark.

A History of Millburn Township eBook In part of the short time occupied by recorded history, the summit of the escarpment which marks that Millburn terminal has Dr. Henry Kummel, New Jersey State Geologist, writing in "A History of the City of Newark" by Frank Urquhart and others, says: content. Contents THE FIRST INHABITANTS OF Size: KB. The 'Guide Book' Street Guide and General Information of Newark, Newark, N.J.: Cities Map & Guide Co., , OL M Published in 20th century [ edit ] ss [ edit ]. Full text of "A short history of Newark" See other formats (•»'iJ. Newark, New York, located in the Town of Arcadia was founded in and incorporated on J The Village celebrated its Sesquicentennial in Early settlement in the Upstate New York area began in the s but the survival and development of the present village can be directly attributed to the "digging of a ditch".