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Title Digital images of Mayor Fred M. DeSapio's copy of program: Signing of the Hoboken Pier Lease, Hoboken, Wednesday, September 24, 1952.
Object Name Program
Catalog Number 2005.043.0043
Collection Fred M. DeSapio Collection
Credit Gift of Dr. Gerard DeSapio
Scope & Content Digital images of program: Signing of the Hoboken Pier Lease by The Maritime Administration of the United States Department of Commerce; City of Hoboken; Port of New York Authority, Wednesday, September 24, 1952. Single folio, [4] pp., 7-7/8" wide x 9-3/4" high. Note two related photographs that were laid-in with this item are catalogued separately in the photo catalogue 2005.043.0044 and .0045 but are also imaged here without description. See related. Also see archives 2009.021.0032 for another copy without the enclosures.

This copy belonged to a principal in this lease signing event, Mayor Fred M. DeSapio.

page [1], front cover: illustration, top half - artist's aerial rendering of the new design for the piers with the New York City skyline [separate photo of same illustration enclosed in program, photo catalog 2005.043.0045]; program title and agencies participating below as transcribed above.

page [2]: A Proclamation by Fred M. DeSapio, Mayor, Director of the Department of Public Affairs, dated September 23, 1954 declaring September 24, 1954 as PIER DAY.

page [3]: Program (this copy has holographic ink text at bottom: Benediction Rev. Albert W. Eastburn.)

page [4] The Hoboken Pier Story. Text relates a history of the piers and the Port Authority plans; list of Port Authority Commissioners.
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Date 1952
Year Range from 1952
Year Range to 1952
Search Terms Port Authority Piers
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Caption pg [1] descreened
Imagefile 037\20050430043-2.JPG
Classification Pier
Government & Politics
Real Estate