Associated Records

Image of Postcard: "From that girl in Hoboken, N.J." Soldier pennant postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Pvt. George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Aug. 7, 1918. - Postcard

Postcard: "From that girl in Hoboken, N.J." Soldier pennant postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Pvt. George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Aug. 7, 1918. - Postcard

Postcard: "From that girl in Hoboken, N.J." Soldier pennants postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Private George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, August 7, 1918. A World War I sweetheart postcard. It includes on the message side the added printed adhesive stamp: My [heart symbol] is in the Service. Color lithographed postcard, 3-3/8" x 5-3/8" wide with imprinting on pennant in black: Hoboken, N.J. [others in this series have been seen with the pennant blank.] No series number is seen in the artwork. No publisher stated. Series 572 Soldier pennants 24 des. Text on front: From that girl in Hoboken, N.J. When you are signalling far away, If m

Image of Postcard: "A Message From Hoboken, N.J.; When at night the camp-fires burn..." Soldier pennant postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Pvt. George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Aug. 7, 1918. - Postcard

Postcard: "A Message From Hoboken, N.J.; When at night the camp-fires burn..." Soldier pennant postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Pvt. George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Aug. 7, 1918. - Postcard

Postcard: "A Message From Hoboken, N.J.; When at night the camp-fires burn..." Soldier pennants postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Private George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, August 7, 1918. A World War I sweetheart postcard. It includes on the message side the added printed adhesive stamp: My [heart symbol] is in the Service. Color lithographed postcard, 3-3/8" x 5-3/8" wide with imprinting on pennant in black: Hoboken, N.J. [others in this series have been seen with the pennant blank.] Series number '572' is seen in artwork at lower left corner. No publisher stated. Series 572 Soldier pennants 24 des. Text on front: A Message From Hobok

Image of Postcard: "From a girl in [handwritten] Rose at [printed] in Hoboken, N.J.; When you're on guard..." Soldier pennant postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Pvt. George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Aug. 7, 1918. - Postcard

Postcard: "From a girl in [handwritten] Rose at [printed] in Hoboken, N.J.; When you're on guard..." Soldier pennant postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Pvt. George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, Aug. 7, 1918. - Postcard

Postcard: "From a girl in [handwritten] Rose at [printed] in Hoboken, N.J.; When you're on guard..." Soldier pennants postcard from Rose Beck of 600 Monroe St., Hoboken, to fiance Private George Jaxel, Camp Dix, N.J. Postmarked Hoboken, August 7, 1918. A World War I sweetheart postcard. It includes on the message side the added printed adhesive stamp: My [heart symbol] is in the Service. Color lithographed postcard, 3-3/8" x 5-3/8" wide with imprinting on pennant in black: Hoboken, N.J. [others in this series have been seen with the pennant blank.] Series number '572' is seen in artwork at lower left corner. No publisher stated. Series 572 Soldier pennants 24 des. Text on front:

Image of B+W photo of Rose Beck & fiance George Jaxel in his U.S. Army uniform, backyard garden, 600 Monroe St.?, Hoboken, Sun., Aug. 18, 1918. - Photograph

B+W photo of Rose Beck & fiance George Jaxel in his U.S. Army uniform, backyard garden, 600 Monroe St.?, Hoboken, Sun., Aug. 18, 1918. - Photograph

Black-and-white photograph of Rose Beck with fiance George Jaxel wearing his U.S. Army uniform, backyard garden, 600 Monroe St.?, Hoboken, Sunday, August 18, 1918. Identifications per donor, grandson of Rose and George Jaxel, Edward Jaxel. Rose Beck lived at 600 Madison Street, Hoboken and it is probable that the photo was taken in the backyard garden or at a nearby building. Digital image only. Original scanned 2014 from 2-3/8" x 4-1/8" clipped print. Reverse had contemporary pencil notation: Taken Sunday Aug. 18, 1918. ---- Jaxel was a resident of West Hoboken. He had apparently just completed basic training and was on leave (but did embark at Hoboken for France - see notes for

Image of B+W group photo of men posed outside U.S. army enlistment center, West Hoboken, n.d., ca. June 1918. - Photograph

B+W group photo of men posed outside U.S. army enlistment center, West Hoboken, n.d., ca. June 1918. - Photograph

Black-and-white group photograph of men posed outside U.S. army enlistment center, West Hoboken, N.J., no date, circa June 1918. Identifications of George Jaxel and his father, Edouard Jaxel, were by donor, grandson of George and Rose Jaxel, Edward Jaxel. George Jaxel was the fiance of Rose Beck of 600 Madison Street, Hoboken. See reference images for the location of George and Edoard. Also see related. Digital image only. Original scanned 2014 from 8" x 10" wide print. Reverse blank. A number of Army officers are seen with the civilian recruits dressed in suit jackets, most with ties or bowties. Older men (among them George's father) wear hats. Unstated is that the men (volunteers