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Title Souvenir card with color photo of President Woodrow Wilson issued by Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Hoboken, ca. 1918-1919.
Object Name Card, Souvenir
Catalog Number 2008.004.0040
Collection World War I Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Souvenir card with color photo of President Woodrow Wilson issued by Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Washington, 2nd and Bloomfield Streets, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1918-1919. 5" wide x 7" high; heavily chipped with tears.

Appears to be a real hand-colored photographic print.

Back is imprinted in black type:
The Government Protects Your Home. We Beautify It. Frank Cordts Furniture Co., Washington, 2nd and Bloomfield Streets, Hoboken, N.J.

President Wilson arrived at Hoboken aboard the U.S.S. George Washington on July 8, 1919 as he returned from peace talks in Europe. There was motorcade on Washington Street, Hoboken, with the President (and General John J. Pershing) circa July 8th or 9th. The parade would have passed by Cordts. This advertising item may have been a souvenir of this event.
People Wilson, President Woodrow
Date 1918-1919
Year Range from 1918.0
Year Range to 1919.0
Search Terms World War I
Cordts Furniture Co. (Frank Cordts)
Frank Cordts Furniture
Washington St.
Second St.
200 Washington St.
Caption front: photo of Woodrow Wilson
Imagefile 064\20080040040-2.JPG
Classification Business & Commerce
Advertising
Government & Politics
War
Furnishings
Retail
Parades & Pageants