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Title B+W group photo of "On the Waterfront" filming in Hoboken: group of ten men near vehicles, Hoboken, no date, ca. late 1953-early 1954.
Object Name Print, photographic
Catalog Number 2001.099.0012
Collection On the Waterfront Film Collection
Credit Anonymous gift.
Description Black-and-white group photo of "On the Waterfront" filming in Hoboken: group of ten men near vehicles, none identified, Hoboken, no date, ca. late 1953-early 1954.

This image is from a group of thirty images originally in black-and-white taken during the filming of "On the Waterfront" at the Hoboken piers and shoreline. These copy images were made in color by Robert Foster. According to him, the owner (not identified by him) lost the originals shortly after these copies were made. Some are posed, some are candids. Total of 80 images on three rolls of color negative film with 30 prints (plus duplicates) from these rolls. Some negatives are missing and many frames are duplicates (bracketed exposures) of the same image. Prints were made in 1990. Size of original images was not recorded by Foster.
Photographer n/a
Place Hoboken
Date 1953-1954
Year Range from 1953
Year Range to 1954
Search Terms On the Waterfront
Holland America Line
Pier C
Fourth St.
River Road
Fifth St.
Pier 5
Notes Three duplicate prints, copies 1, 2, 3. Prints are slightly cropped from negatives. Negative is Kodak 5100 Ektar 25, Kodak processing. Bob Foster made these copies in 1990. According to Foster, the owner of the prints lost them shortly after the copies were made.
Orig/copy Copy
Film Size 35 mm
Caption character actors and extras posed near pier shooting location
Imagefile 007\20010990012.jpg
Classification Motion Pictures
People
Pier
Buildings
Automobiles