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Title Plot plans (fire maps) of General Foods, Maxwell House Coffee, Hoboken, two site plans, 1962.
Object Name Map
Catalog Number 2004.047.0003
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Collection Maxwell House Coffee, Hoboken Division, Collection
Credit Gift of Danny Gans & George Vallone
Scope & Content Plot plans for the General Foods Corporation, Maxwell House Coffee Division, Hoboken, N.J., 1962. Surveyed 6-20-62 for Factory Mutual Engineering Division, Associated Factory Mutual Fire Insurance Companies, Norwood, Mass. Two printed plans, both index number 29225; Western plan is serial no. 56571, Eastern plan serial number 56572. Intended to be used as a set. Two sheets 17" wide x 19-1/2" high, printed one side only. Color coded, but no key for the code.

Scale: 1 inch = 50 feet. Available as TIFF files and PDF.

Can be considered as a 'fire map.' It has details of building designations, type and construction, dates, their operational use and equipment especially that related to fire hazards or safety.
Notes Plans are imaged as JPEGS, TIFFS and a portable document file (PDF). They are on CD-ROM or similar.
Date 1962-1962
Year Range from 1962.0
Year Range to 1962.0
Search Terms Maxwell Place
Maxwell House Coffee plant
Caption composite of two plans
Imagefile 029\20040470003.JPG
Classification Buildings
Architecture
Signs
Water
Pier
Exteriors
Parks
Business & Commerce
Real Estate
Fires