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Title Contract for Construction of Vehicular [Holland] Tunnel or Tunnels Under the Hudson River. Dec. 1919.
Object Name Contract
Catalog Number 2011.049.0123
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Collection Holland Tunnel Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content State of New York and State of New Jersey. Contract for the Construction of a Vehicular Tunnel or Tunnels Under the Hudson River. Dated December 30th, 1919. New York State Bridge and Tunnel Commission; New Jersey Interstate Bridge and Tunnel Commission.

Booklet, 8" x 10-1/2" high, pp. [ii], 22 plus covers.

Printed version of the agreement by the government bodies responsible for the tunnel that would would be named the Holland Tunnel and open in 1927.

Contract was actually signed in ceremonies on Sept. 23, 1919.
Inkstamp front cover: Library, Bureau of Railway Economics, Washington D.C. Inkstamped dated on page [21] Sep 20 1926; inkstamped on back cover: Acknowledged Sep 15 1926.
Date 1919
Year Range from 1919
Year Range to 1926
Search Terms Holland Tunnel
Caption front cover
Imagefile 115\20110490123.TIF
Classification Tunnels
Government & Politics