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Title Drawing: Pencil study of the demolition of Stevens Hoboken Academy building by F. Guidici, Hoboken, no date, ca. late May,1976.
Object Name Drawing
Catalog Number 2006.042.0014
Collection Hoboken Societies & Organizations Collection
Credit Gift of Helen Manogue.
Description Drawing: Pencil study of the demolition of Stevens Hoboken Academy building by F. Guidici, Hoboken, no date, ca. late May,1976. Cream wove paper, 11" high x 14" wide. Signed by the artist. Reverse is blank.

The view is northeast to the corner of Willow Avenue and Fifth Streets (street sign in foreground.) The demolition commenced on Friday, May 14th. In this drawing demolition has progressed as far as the entire Fifth Street side of the building is gone. Donor of item is Helen Manogue who as a member of the Hoboken Environment Committee was quoted in a May 12, 1976 article about the impending demolition and the group's concerns about it.
Date 1976-1976
Year Range from 1976
Year Range to 1976
People Guidici, F.
Search Terms Hoboken Environment Committee
Willow Ave.
Fifth St.
Stevens Academy
Hoboken Academy
Imagefile 053\20060420014.tif
Classification Real Estate
Social & Personal Activity
Buildings
Exteriors
Art
Schools