The Berg Picture Collection

About this Collection

The Berg Picture Collection contains more than 2700 photographs, mostly Newark street scenes, taken by Samuel Berg, MD between 1959 and 1968. 
Most of the photographs are street scenes of residential (houses) , commercial (stores), and factory sites all over Newark. There are many images of old buildings, of schools, parks, cemeteries, and churches. Some images are of Newark Airport, the Morris Canal, and the railroads

The full collection has been digitized. Try searching the name of your street and see what you find!