Jewish Children's Home
(Hebrew Orphan Asylum)

534 Clinton Avenue

Organized 1861

Closed approximately 1956

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From: Social Services Directory of Newark 1912

An Asylum for the support, education, and training of Hebrew orphans and half-orphans of both sexes. Capacity, 80. Present number, 80. Children are received between ages of six and fifteen. Asylum supported by voluntary contributions. For admission of inmates apply to Committee on Orphans at the Asylum.