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Title Postcard: Hoboken Ferry, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1901-1905.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2010.007.0498
Collection Hoboken Ferry Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Postcard: Hoboken Ferry, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1901-1905. Undivided back, 3-1/4" high x 5-1/2" wide. ; unposted and unused.
Stated on front: Arthur Livingston, Publisher, New York, 584.

Patriotic vignette at top left with American flag in color otherwise images are in black-and-white. Vignette titled "Greetings from Picturesque America" presumably indicating a postcard series.

Photographic view looking northwest of the Hoboken Ferry Co. terminal at the south end of Hoboken just north and attached to the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad Terminal. Both of these terminals burned down in August of 1905. The ferry slips and several ferries are seen as well as the pier north of the ferry terminal that was on of the Hamburg American Line piers.
Date 1901-1905
Year Range from 1901.0
Year Range to 1905.0
Search Terms Hoboken Ferry Company
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Lackawanna Terminal
Lackawanna Railroad
Hudson River
Caption front
Imagefile 077\20100070498.TIF
Classification Buildings
Ferry
Transportation
Railroads
Ships
Pier
Docks
Exteriors