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The Newark Experience

Ferry Street

Ferry Street in the "Ironbound" is the heart of Portuguese Newark.

Ferry Street Newark

The Ironbound

The Ironbound: The Past, Present and Future of Newark's Portuguese Community
Corey Takahashi. WNYC News. June 7, 2007.

Ironbound: Environmental Perspectives of an Immigrant Staging Area.
Thomas Stasny. Rutgers-Newark Senior Thesis.2004. Available?


Luso Americano
Bilingual newsweekly. Available?
Tri-lingual Ironbound Voices
The Newark News clippings file has about articles on the Portuguese in Newark going back to 1941.
The Newark Public Library has microfilmed the Newark News files; Dana Library has microfilm for a portion of the collection. The articles on Newark Portuguese are on Reel N-45, in the Dana Newark Collection.


Portuguese Immigrants in the United States
A bibliography from the Library of Congress.

The Portuguese in the United States: A Bibliography.
Leo Pap. Staten Island, New York. Center for Migration Studies. 1976. Available?

Anything Else?

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Portuguese - United States

Portuguese Americans New Jersey


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