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Title Postal cachet: Hoboken Centennial 1855-1955. Hoboken Manufacturers Railroad Co., Hoboken, New Jersey. Postmarked Hoboken, March 28, 1955.
Object Name Commemorative
Catalog Number 2014.025.0020
Collection Mel Kiernan Collection
Credit Gift of Mel Kiernan.
Scope & Content Postal cachet: Hoboken Centennial 1855-1955. Hoboken Manufacturers Railroad Co., Hoboken, New Jersey. Postmarked Hoboken, March 28, 1955.

Addressed to: B. Melvin Kiernan, 825 Hudson St., Hoboken, N.J.

Dark tan envelope printed in back ink, 3-5/8" x 6-1/2" wide. Sealed, no content.

The centennial logo appears on the stamp with the added imprint of the Superintendent. The logo was done by Demarest High School student Eugene Romo, whose design won a contest "sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Hoboken, N.J." (which is beneath the logo.)
People Kiernan, B. Melvin
Kiernan, Melvin
Date 1955
Year Range from 1955.0
Year Range to 1955.0
Search Terms Kiwanis Club
Centennial, Hoboken (1955)
Hoboken Manufacturers Railroad
Caption envelope
Imagefile 316\20140250020.TIF
Classification Art
Education
Parades & Pageants
Philately
Schools
Railroads
Business & Commerce