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Title Photo of a woman, a member of or related to the Sanntrock family of Hoboken; Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1895.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2015.015.0021
Collection Sanntrock Family Collection
Credit Gift of Steinhaus Sisters, Long Island, N.Y., in memory of the Sanntrock Family.
Description Photograph of a woman, a member of or related to the Sanntrock family of Hoboken; Hoboken, no date, probably 1895.

1-1/4" x 1-3/4" high sepia-tone print on Minette mount, 1-7/16" x 2-5/16" high. Photograph taken by [Herman N.] Lay, 628 Washington St., Hoboken & 33 West 8th St., Opp[osite]. Depot, Bergen Point (as imprinted on front - back imprint states: Bayonne.) [Bergen Point is part of Bayonne.]

The woman is not identified. As the subject is believed to be associated with the Sanntrock family of Hoboken, the location for this photo is attributed to the Hoboken studio. (cf. New Jersey Photographers List; http://gary.saretzky.com/photohistory/index.html).

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One of a group of photographs in this accession related to the Sanntrock family which lived in Hoboken from the later part of the 19th century until the early 20th century. Consisting of images of first and second generation German immigrants, the group reflects their German heritage and culture in fashions and content (some photographs are from Germany, apparently of relatives.)

Photographer Lay, Herman N.
Place Hoboken
Date 1895
Year Range from 1895.0
Year Range to 1895.0
People Sanntrock, Louise Johanna
Search Terms 628 Washington St.
Orig/copy Original
Caption front
Imagefile 332\20150150021-2.TIF
Classification Social & Personal Activity
Fashion
Photography
Ethnic Culture
Women