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Title Agreement Between the Hoboken Land & Improvement Co. and The Manor Real Estate & Trust Co., 1899.
Object Name Contract
Catalog Number 2002.092.0001
Collection Hoboken Buildings & Real Estate Collection
Credit Purchase
Scope & Content Original signed legal document with map: Agreement Between The Hoboken Land & Improvement Co. and The Manor Real Estate and Trust Co. (subsidiary of the Pennsylvania Railroad Co.) for the sale of real estate in Hoboken, N.J., 1899. 7pp. plus fold-out blueprint map, stapled in wrapper.

For the sale or lease of the river front land and pier on the Hudson River between 10th & 11th Sts., Hoboken. It was then the location of the N.J. Yacht Club. Pennsylvania Railroad used it until the 1930's for repair of ferries. From 1939 to 2004, it was the main entrance and parking lot for the Maxwell House Coffee plant, now demolished.

Map: Sketch of Shore Front Property Near Foot of 10th St., Hoboken, N.J. November 1898, Charles B. Brush & Company, Civil Engineers. Scale: 1" = 100'
Date 1899-1899
Year Range from 1899
Year Range to 1899
Search Terms Maxwell House Coffee plant
Hoboken Land & Improvement Company
Pennsylvania Railroad Company
New York Yacht Club
Tenth St.
River Road
Eleventh St.
Elysian Fields
Elysian Park
Manor Real Estate & Trust Company
Caption detail binder cover
Imagefile 011\20020920001.JPG
Classification Real Estate
Railroads
Business & Commerce
Ferry
Boats
Transportation
Baseball