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Title Digital images of program for Concert & Exhibition of Dances..., at No. 1 School, Hoboken, Friday evening, April 11, 1919.
Object Name Program
Catalog Number 2005.078.0801
Collection Julius Durstewitz Archive
Credit Gift of Anthony & Kathy Durstewitz
Scope & Content Digital images of program for Concert & Exhibition of Dances..., at No. 1 School, Hoboken, Friday evening, April 11, 1919. Single folio, 6-1/2" wide x 9" high, [4] pp. This copy belonged to Julius Durstewitz who was the director of the City playgrounds.

Page [1], cover title: Concert and Exhibition of Folk Dances and Calisthenics by Playgrounds No. 1, 3, 5, 6, and 7 Under the Auspices of Dept. of Parks and Public Property, Harry L. Schmulling, Director, on Friday Evening, April 11th, 1919, At No. 1 School, Garden Street, Between 3rd and 4th Streets, Hoboken, N.J.

Page [2]: Programme; notes the Recreation Center Orchestra, Organized January 1919; vocal solo Cecelia Stelzer; address by John J. McGovern.

Page [3]: Programme; "Entire programme under the direction of instructors, Mr. Julius Durstewitz [playground director] and Miss Marie Durstewitz"; recitations by Elizabeth, Helen and Mary Monteverde, Katie Levine.

Page [4]: artistic assemblage of photo portraits of the five Hoboken commissioners including Mayor Patrick Griffin, Gustav Bach, James Londrigan, Bernard McFeely and Harry Schmulling.

Several of the playgrounds have their locations identified:
No. 3 - Thirteenth and Washington Sts.
No. 5 - Willow Ave. and Thirteenth St.
No. 6 - Park Avenue and Newark St.

People Durstewitz, Julius
Durstewitz, Mary Szontag
Durstewitz, Marie
Monteverde, Elizabeth
Monteverde, Helen
Monteverde, Mary
Addesso, Michael
Stelzer, Cecelia
Grube, Richard
Braden, Edward
Kennedy, Frank
Williams, George
Sullivan, Edward
Levine, Katie
Schmulling, Harold L.
Bach, Gustav
Londrigan, James
Griffin, Patrick R.
McFeely, Bernard N.
McGovern, John J.
Date 1919
Year Range from 1919.0
Year Range to 1919.0
Search Terms School No. 1 (David E. Rue)
Caption pg [1] cover
Imagefile 041\20050780801.JPG
Classification Social & Personal Activity
Domestic Life

Men
Entertainment
Cultural Activities
Schools
Music
Government & Politics