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Title Digital image of B+W photo of former Maxwell House Coffee plant interior, Silo Building, 6th floor, Hoboken, 2003.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2004.042.0131
Collection Maxwell House Coffee, Hoboken Division, Collection
Credit Gift of Danny Gans & George Vallone
Description Digital image of black-and-white photo of the former Maxwell House Coffee plant interior, Building 9, Silo Building, sixth floor, motors in central area, Hoboken, 2003. Original print 4" x 5". Photograph taken by Joseph Elliott, October and November, 2003.

Photo location map 13, photo no. 97. The motors operated the fans, pumps and screw mechanism, which were used to move the beans within the Silo Building.

Photograph was part of required federal and state documentation under the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) of the site by the property owners and developers, Maxwell Place on the Hudson. Demolition of these buildings commenced in June, 2004. See archives catalog 2004.042.0001 for more background and the source document. The source document includes photo location maps as well as all images as received in photocopy format. This digital scan was produced from an original photograph that was loaned for copying purposes.
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Photographer Elliott, Joseph
Place Hoboken
Date 2003-2003
Year Range from 2003.0
Year Range to 2003.0
Search Terms Maxwell House Coffee plant
Maxwell Place
1125 Hudson St.
Hudson St.
Orig/copy Digital Copy
Caption cropped to image
Imagefile 028\20040420131.JPG
Classification Architecture
Business & Commerce
Real Estate
Historic Sites