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Title Digital images of political campaign pamphlet for re-election of Mayor Fred DeSapio, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951.
Object Name Pamphlet
Catalog Number 2005.087.0013
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Gift of Vincent J. Wassman.
Scope & Content Digital images of political campaign pamphlet for re-election of Mayor Fred DeSapio, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1951.

Original: single folio folded to [4] pages, 6" x 9" high.

Cover depicts "Promise Fulfilled" a $22,000,000 Waterfront Development with the Port of New York Authority. Commissioners Borelli and Gallo voted for the program; Commissioners Borrone and Grogan voted "NO." Back cover depicts another fulfilled promise: a rendering of Jackson Gardens, "one of the Low-Cost Housing Projects." Pages [2-3] has two "A Platform Promise": Modern City Stadium (shown in an artist's rendering) and map of the western portion of Hoboken showing a proposed express highway to facilitate traffic between the Lincoln and Holland Tunnels.

Campaign slogan: "Keep Hoboken Safe and Independent"
People DeSapio, Fred M.
Grogan, John J.
Borrone, Edward J.
Borelli, Michael
Date 1951
Year Range from 1951.0
Year Range to 1951.0
Search Terms Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Port Authority Piers
Caption front cover, pg [1]
Imagefile 042\20050870013.JPG
Classification Government & Politics
Geography
Buildings
Architecture
Real Estate
Transportation
Pier