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Title Postcard: [Roundsman John Cross, Second Precinct, Hoboken Police Department, Hoboken, New Jersey.] No date, circa 1900 image; issue date circa 1980s; unposted.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2006.034.0760
Collection Robert Foster Collection
Credit Courtesy of Robert Foster
Description Postcard: [Roundsman John Cross, Second Precinct, Hoboken Police Department, Hoboken, New Jersey.] No date, circa 1900 image; issue date circa 1990s; unposted. Photographic print with imprinted (no paper type) back. Enclosure: newsclipping reproduction regarding John Cross.

No publisher stated or stock number. Issued by Dorothy Bloodgood, a relative of Cross.

No text or caption appears on the card. All titling is from a post-it note attached to the postcard.

Enclosed is a newsclipping datelined Hoboken, July 7, of unstated year from an unstated newspaper ("Special Service of the NEWS.") titled: "Policeman Dives Overboard to Rescue Man and Woman."

Police officer [patrolman] Cross in full uniform rescued 70-year old Mrs. Lugie Tutterilli of 725 Adams St., Hoboken and a John Franck of Brooklyn from the pierhead area at Fifteenth Street. Both were sent to St. Mary Hospital where the woman was in serious condition.

Date 1900-2000
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 2000
People Cross, John
Tutterilli, Mrs. Lugie
Bloodgood, Dorothy
Search Terms Hoboken Police
Second Precinct, Hoboken Police Dept.
Fifteenth St.
725 Adams St.
Hudson River
Saint Mary Hospital
Caption front
Imagefile 051\20060340760.TIF
Classification Law Enforcement
Police
Men
Women