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Title Proposed Manufacturing Plant, General Foods Corp., [Maxwell House Coffee plant, Hoboken], 1937.
Object Name Blueprint
Catalog Number 2004.047.0004
Collection Maxwell House Coffee, Hoboken Division, Collection
Credit Gift of Danny Gans & George Vallone
Scope & Content Blueprint drawing: Proposed Manufacturing Plant, General Foods Corp., [Hoboken], 1937. Francisco & Jacobus, Engineers & Architects, New York, Chicago, April 29, 1937.

Ca. 11" high x 17" wide sheet.

Scale: 1 inch = 60 feet.

Reverse has a pencil sketch and ink office stamp: Francisco & Jacobus, April 20, 1937, Issued.

Although there is no compass point, the (river) bulkhead line named at the top of the drawing would orient it as the top being generally the eastern direction. Note the railroad tracks.

This drawing would appear to be an early conceptual layout for what was built as the Maxwell House Coffee plant that opened in 1939.
Notes Plans are imaged as JPEGS, TIFFS and a portable document file (PDF). They are on CD-ROM or similar.
Date 1937
Year Range from 1937
Year Range to 1937
Search Terms Maxwell Place
Maxwell House Coffee plant
Caption front
Imagefile 029\20040470004.JPG
Classification Real Estate
Business & Commerce