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Image of Album, "Just for Fun": 84 printed black-and-white caricatures of notable Hoboken businessmen, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1907-1925. - Album

Album, "Just for Fun": 84 printed black-and-white caricatures of notable Hoboken businessmen, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1907-1925. - Album

Album, "Just for Fun": 84 printed black-and-white caricatures of notable Hoboken businessmen, Hoboken, no date, ca. 1907-1916. Oblong book album with brown semi-limp suede cover blind-stamped on front in block lettering: Just for Fun. Perfect bound text block with cover added with a string tie binding (white flat tape, soiled and rotted, probably not original; original was likely a string cord similar to a round shoe string.) Eighty-four leaves, 7-1/4" high x 10-1/4" wide, three-hole punched left margin for cover attachment; white coated paper (coated only on printed side); printed in black; printed recto only with each leaf being drawn artwork depicting one man (no women) to a leaf along wit

Image of Caricature of Archibald S. Alexander, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Archibald S. Alexander, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Archibald S. Alexander, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [1] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. Alexander is shown in an office at a roll-top desk with telephone, law books, and other books labeled 'politics' and 'legislature.' Art initialed in image "A.A."

Image of Caricature of Ivins D. Applegate, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Ivins D. Applegate, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Ivins D. Applegate, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [2] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown in an office at a roll-top desk with telephone, a fire chief's hat hanging on the wall (he was the first chief of the Hoboken Fire Department), a fire engine print on the other wall with a scythe below it (symbolising his main business as a funeral home director.) Art initialed in image "S."

Image of Caricature of E.W. Arrowsmith, Jr.,, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of E.W. Arrowsmith, Jr.,, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of E.W. Arrowsmith, Jr., [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [3] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown in an office with his hand a sheet of paper labeled 'Bowling Score.' A rolled leaf atop some law books is labeled 'Assemblyman.' Art is initialed C.T. (initial appears reversed.)

Image of Caricature of D. Bahrenburg, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of D. Bahrenburg, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of D. Bahrenburg, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [4] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted on a horse with rolled paper under his arm labeled "City Council" [which probably indicates he had or was serving on the Hoboken City Council]; a wagon for freight in the foreground has a sign - "D. Bahrenburg Trucking." The background has ships' masts and funnels. Artist's initials not legible.

Image of Caricature of George A. Berger, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of George A. Berger, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of George A. Berger, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [5] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown seated in front of a roll-top desk with a stick telephone. Name on door window, Trust Company of New Jersey. He holds a document titled 'Realty Co. of N.J." A ledger open on the desk, has pages labeled, "Smelting Furnace Co." and "Rockwell Furnace Co." Artist's initial 'N.'

Image of Caricature of A. P. Hexamer, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of A. P. Hexamer, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of A. P. Hexamer, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [41] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related.

Image of Caricature of R. R. Debacher, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of R. R. Debacher, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of R. R. Debacher, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [19] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown holding a gun and seated next to a canoe with fishing gear lying nearby. A tent on a lake is behind with a moose in the background.

Image of Caricature of Henry Mehl, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Henry Mehl, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Henry Mehl, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [53] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related.

Image of Caricature of Charles A. Mohn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Charles A. Mohn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Chas. [Charles] A. Mohn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [54] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related.

Image of Caricature of J.W. Rufus Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of J.W. Rufus Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of J.W. Rufus Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [8] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted driving a car (recklessly) with a Hoboken Land & Improvement Company sign in the background.

Image of Caricature of Samuel A. Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Samuel A. Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Samuel A. Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [9] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted in a law office with fishing rod and gun leaning against his desk, a can labeled "minnows" below. Also on the floor is a golf bag labeled "Glen Ridge."

Image of Caricature of C.M. Bernegau , [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of C.M. Bernegau , [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of C.M. Bernegau, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [6] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted driving a carriage with two horses with the Keuffel & Esser Co. factory in the background. He was an officer of the company.

Image of Caricature of Harlan Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Harlan Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Harlan Besson, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [7] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted in a law office with various volumes labeled 'Law' and a sheaf of paper labeled 'Politics.'

Image of Caricature of Henry V. Broeser, M.D., [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Henry V. Broeser, M.D., [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Henry V. Broeser, M.D., [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [10] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted on a ladder with the rungs labeled, from bottom: office boy; train dispatcher; chief clerk; study medicine; practice; success. A vignette at the top of the ladder is labeled "dream" shows a train.

Image of Caricature of John Bruning, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of John Bruning, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of John Bruning, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [11] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown in formal wear with a top hat held in his hands behind him. In the background are buildings with sign: New York & New Jersey Crematory.

Image of Caricature of C. Alfred Burhorn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of C. Alfred Burhorn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of C. Alfred Burhorn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [12] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown standing on a document titled "Secretary Board of Trade" and lettered at the bottom, "Do-It-For Hoboken." Four small vignettes include: firemen fighting a fire, a steamship, steam locomotive and a man falling off a building scaffold.

Image of Caricature of Edwin Burhorn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Edwin Burhorn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of Edwin Burhorn, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [13] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is depicted in at drafting board with his office door lettered "Edwin Burhorn, M.E. [Mechanical Engineer.]" He holds a drawing for an ice plant with his business name shown, Burhorn & Acme (whether real or an 'in-joke' is not apparent.)

Image of Caricature of William M. Cahill, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of William M. Cahill, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of William M. Cahill, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [14] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown in an office with his foot on his chair with coffee cans (one with a dog perched on it) on the floor labeled J. & W. Cahill Co. (also lettered on door) and Cahill's Special Coffee. Various books are titled: Board of Trade; Catalogue Oriental Art; Bergen and Lafayette Trust Co.; Colonial Life Insurance; Mercantile Trust; Carteret Club; Columbian Trust.

Image of Caricature of John F. Callahan, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of John F. Callahan, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. From album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. - Print

Caricature of John F. Callahan, [Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1907-1916]. Being leaf [15] as found in album, "Just for Fun"; archives catalogue 2005.018.0001. See this entry for full description of work. See related. He is shown riding an elk with saddle blank labeled "74 B.P.O.E. [Lodge No. 74, Benevolent Protective Order of Elks, which was the Hoboken Elks Club.]