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Title Sepia-tone photo of a ship arriving or departing from Pier 4?, Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1938.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2009.026.0103
Collection Hoboken Buildings & Real Estate Collection
Credit Gift of Robert C. Sylvester.
Description Sepia-tone photo of a ship arriving or departing from Pier 4?, Hoboken, no date, circa 1938. Original print was 2-3/4" x 4-1/2" wide; reverse was blank; scanned 2009. Photograph taken by Robert C. Sylvester, resident of 1026 Hudson St., Hoboken. Digital image only; enlarged inkjet reference print on file. Large, high resolution tiff media archive.

While the photographer stated this vessel was the S.S. Leviathan, the prow does not match the ship's design along with other details. At this time, it is considered as unidentified. The estimated date is correlated to other photos taken by the Sylvester during this period.



Photographer Sylvester, Robert C.
Place Hoboken
Date 1938-1938
Year Range from 1938.0
Year Range to 1938.0
Search Terms Pier 4
Orig/copy Digital copy
Caption 09-1
Imagefile 072\20090260103.TIF
Classification Buildings
Ships
Exteriors
People
Pier