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Title Postcard: [sculpture: The Torch Bearers] Stevens Institute of Technology, (Hoboken, N.J.), n.d., ca. 1980-1990.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2008.071.0023
Collection Stevens Institute of Technology Collection
Credit Gift of Robert Foster.
Scope & Content Postcard: [sculpture: The Torch Bearers] Stevens Institute of Technology, (Hoboken, N.J.), no date, circa 1980-1990. Printed decal / sticker postcard, 3-5/8" high x 6-1/16" wide. Printed on front: #107.

Front has two peel-off white self-adhesive paper labels, 3-1/6" high x 2-9/16" wide, each being the repeated image of a black-and-white illustration (hand drawn or using some photomechnical technique) of the 16 foot high sculpture by Anna Hyatt Huntington that stands between the S.C. Williams Library and Wittpenn Walk.

Reverse is a divided postal back. The number on the front would indicate that this was part of series of postcards done in this illustration style and format as a sticker / decal. See archives 2008.071.0023 for another, #108, from this series.
Notes The Torch Bearers -- was presented to the university in April 1964. It was a gift to Stevens by the noted American sculptor, Anna Hyatt Huntington. Cast in aluminum, the stature stands 16 feet high
Date 1980-1990
Year Range from 1980
Year Range to 1990
Search Terms Stevens Institute of Technology
Caption front ; decals / stickers
Imagefile 067\20080710023.TIF
Classification Art