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Title Program: Gala Ball for Hoboken Football Club, 1927.
Object Name Program
Catalog Number 2012.025.0102
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Collection Hoboken Football Club Collection
Credit Courtesy of Hoboken Football Club, Bill Marth.
Scope & Content Program: Gala Ball for Hoboken Football Club, 1927. Held at the Union Club, Hoboken. Digital images only. Tiffs media archive. PDF on file.

Original item held by Hoboken Football Club. Original publication, 6-1/8" x 9-1/8" high, [52] pp. plus covers.

Event was to celebrate the fifteenth anniversary of this soccer club.All text is in German (untranslated) except for some advertisements. Page [17] has the musical programme as well as the location. "Gala-Ball in den Raeumen das "Union Club," frueher Deutscher Club, anlaesslich unseres 15 jaehrigen Jubilaeums." (Union Club at 600 Hudson St., Hoboken, was the Deutscher or German Club until World War I.)

Cover title:
1912 - 1927
funfzehnjabrigen Jubilaum
Hoboken F.C. von 1912.

Notes Hoboken Football Club (soccer) was established in 1912 in Hoboken. They played on a sports field at Adams Street between 14th and 15th Streets in Hoboken until 1945. They then moved to Schuetzen Park until 1975. It is still in operation as of 2012 (celebrating their centennial), but they have not been based in Hoboken for several decades.

Date 1927
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1927
Search Terms Hoboken Football Club (soccer)
Union Club
Deutscher Club
600 Hudson St.
Caption front cover
Imagefile 139\20120250102.TIF
Classification Sports
Social & Personal Activity
Ethnic Culture
Business & Commerce
Business & Commerce