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Title 4th of July Celebration, Hoboken, N.J. 1912. Fascimile (color photocopy) of a real photo postcard.
Object Name Photocopy
Catalog Number 2008.071.0030
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Gift of Robert Foster.
Scope & Content 4th [Fourth] of July Celebration, Hoboken, N.J. 1912. Fascimile (color photocopy) of a real photo postcard, circa 3-1/2" x 5-1/2" wide. None of the people seen are identified. Enlarged reference copy print on file. Tiff media archive.

Photograph is of a parade float being a dump truck of the Jagels & Bellis Coal Co., Fourteenth St., Hoboken. The truck is full of young women or girls waving American flags. The street appears to be Washington Street possibly at Eleventh Street. If so the view is of the northeast corner of Washington and Eleventh St. which is consistent with the sunlight direction.

As is typical, the caption is at the bottom and the photographer/issuer is not indicated or known. Source of original is not indicated or known.
Date 1912-1912
Year Range from 1912.0
Year Range to 1912.0
Search Terms Jagels & Bellis (coal)
Washington St.
Eleventh St.
Classification Parades & Pageants
Holidays
Business & Commerce
Trucks
American
Buildings
Exteriors
People