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Title Article: Municipal Research Helps City Officials and Saves Money in Hoboken. From: The American City Magazine, Aug.1926, pp. 209-212.
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 2008.012.0038
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Article: Municipal Research Helps City Officials and Saves Money in Hoboken. By Randolph O. Huus, Director, Bureau of Municipal Research, Chamber of Commerce, Hoboken, N.J. As published in The American City Magazine, August 1926, pp. 209-212. PDF on file.

Relates local Chamber activities since 1920 related to studies and improvements in local government and facilities.

Titles of topics in the article:
Fire Prevention Activities.
Zoning and Waste Disposal
Bureau of Municipal Research Organized
A New Water Supply Contract
A Study of Miscellaneous City Revenues
Equalization of Assessments
Analysis of Local School Expenses
A Survey of Budget Items
Snow Removal Methods and Costs
Street Signs
Public Recreation

Illustrated with a Fairchild Aerial Survey photograph of the entire city taken from over Manhattan and looking northwest. Photograph is not dated, but it is from the 1920s.
People Huus, Randolph O.
Gilday, John J.
Cornick, Philip H.
Swan, Herbert S.
Durstewitz, Julius
Coffin, A.W.
Kirkpatrick, Wylie
Lichenstein, Julius
Londrigan, James H.
Schmulling, Harry L.
Date 1926-1926
Year Range from 1926.0
Year Range to 1926.0
Search Terms Hoboken Chamber of Commerce
Hoboken Fire Department
Caption pg 209
Imagefile 065\20080120038.TIF
Classification Traffic
Signs
Schools
Education
Government & Politics
Business & Commerce
Recreation
Aerials