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Title Digital image of photo of the Hoboken Playgrounds Field Band, Hoboken,1931.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2005.078.0117
Collection Julius Durstewitz Archive
Credit Gift of Anthony & Kathy Durstewitz
Description Digital image of photo of the Hoboken Playgrounds Field Band, Hoboken,1931. Original image was ca. 10" wide x 7" high. Photographer was William Menken who is identified from similar print, cf 2005.078.0527, of the same scene (comparing the images, note banner in the background; the two images were separate shots just moments apart.) Dated in image. People are not individually identified. Location is not identified.

Julius Durstewitz is probably at the back left. Band is dressed in military band uniforms.

Detail of image found on recto of leaf 12 of Julius & Marie Durstewitz album, see primary record 2005.078.0100 for a description of the album and provenance. Note the verso of leaf twelve is blank. See related.
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Photographer Menken, William
Place Hoboken
Date 1931-1931
Year Range from 1931
Year Range to 1931
People Durstewitz, Julius
Durstewitz, Mary Szontag
Orig/copy Digital Copy
Caption no adjustments
Imagefile 039\20050780117.JPG
Classification Domestic Life
Buildings
Exteriors
Social & Personal Activity
Children
Parks
Music