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Title Account book: Kostelecky Brothers Auto Repair, 218 Bloomfield St., Hoboken, 1947-1949.
Object Name Book, Account
Catalog Number 2009.021.0026
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Gift of the Kostelecky Family.
Scope & Content Account book: Kostelecky Brothers Auto Repair, 218 Bloomfield St., Hoboken, 1947-1949. Hardcover single entry ledger book (Shaw's No. S300), 7-1/2" x 12" high. See archives 2009.021.0025 for the expense and income record book for 1947-1950.

Although name of business title does not appear on it, the donor of this book was donated by a Kostelecky family member (Florence Quinzel nee Kostelecky) and it came from the business address.

Dated entries with lengthy details of work performed by customer with pricing for each; notes includes totals and date paid.

Index entries with pages referred to:
Cordt's Moving & Storage Co., 521 Washington St.
Bell-Ho Dairies
Geismar Shop
American Red Cross, pg 214
Elk Market
W.J. Duffy, pg 184 [to pg 195]
Herold's Bake Shop
Jersey Observer, pg 115 [to pg 140]
Kostelecky Bros., pg 174 [to pg 176]
Hoboken Transportation Co., pg 204 [to pg 208]; John Frau, 104 Tenth St.
Keuffel & Esser Co., pg 220
Joseph La Paglia, 160 First St.
Walter Mulford Coal Co., pg 148 [to pg 150]
John F. O'Hara & Son, pg 224 [funeral home]
Public Service Gas & Electric Co.
Charles F. Trapp
Seaboard Contracting Co., pg 260 [Eight Street Pier]
Jacob Wenz

Janssen Dairy Corp. was the largest customer and does not appear in the index, but pages 1-78 are devoted to this account.

Also not listed in index, but recorded on pages 272-284 is work for the City of Hoboken, Department of Public Works.

It should be noted that some of the index entries are detailed accounts of the work, but for most customers it is a summary of the fuller description found in the book.


Notes Customers listed in income in record book, archives 2009.021.0025, included:
Charles F. Trapp
Jersey Observer
Joseph La Paglia
Hoboken Transportation
Walter Mulford Coal Co.
Janssen Dairy Corp.
Hoboken Dept. of Public Works
City of Hoboken
Bell-Ho Dairies
John F. O'Hara & Son [funeral home]
Cordts Moving and Storage Co.
W.J. Duffy, Inc.
Public Service Gas & Electric
American Red Cross
William Kirchgessner
M.J. Horvitz
J.J. Cullen Plumbing Co.
Walter Geiger
Jacob Weng
Elk Market
P. Facendola
Gold Star Market
John Moller
Hudson Garage
Herold Bake Shop
Joseph Schmitzberger
Geismar Shop
Beacon Auto Supply
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Hoboken Book Binding
Charles Carrara
Dodge City Oil co.
City of Hoboken, Water Dept.
Roslyn Bus Co.
Hoboken Board of Education
A. Casazza
John F. Lewis
Date 1947-1949
Year Range from 1947
Year Range to 1949
Search Terms 218 Bloomfield St.
American Red Cross
Bell-Ho Dairies
Cordts Moving & Storage Co.
Elk Market
Geismar's
Herold's Bake Shop
Hoboken Transportation Co.
Janssen Dairy
Jersey Observer
John F. O'Hara & Son, Funeral Directors
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Kostelecky Brothers
Kostelecky, Fred, Auto Body & Fender Repairs
La Paglia, Florist
Public Service Gas & Electric
Seaboard Contracting Company
Seaboard Loading Company
Trapp, Charle F, Inc., Roofing & Sheet Metal Work
W. J. Duffy
Walter Mulford Coal Company
Wenz, Jacob
Caption front cover (partial view)
Imagefile 072\20090210026.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Financial
Automobiles
Buses
Transportation
Trucks