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Title 1930 Hoboken Tercentenary Medal celebrating the 300th anniversary of the purchase of Hoboken (Hopaghan Hackingh) from the Indians.
Object Name Medal, commemorative
Catalog Number 2001.080.0001
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Gift of Rocco T. Laguardia
Description Hoboken Tercentenary Medal celebrating the 300th anniversary of the purchase of Hoboken (Hopaghan Hackingh) from the Indians, Hoboken, 1930. Ca. 1-5/16" diameter silver medal with pin-back bar badge. Irregular diameter in wax-seal motif. All designs in relief with the City of Hoboken corporate seal on the front and a vignette of 4 Native Americans and three settlers on the river's edge on the back. Below the vignette is text that reads: 300th anniversary of the deeding of the land to Hoboken's first white settlers 1630-1930.
Date 1930-1930
Year Range from 1930.0
Year Range to 1930.0
Caption front
Imagefile 006\20010800001.JPG
Classification Parades & Pageants
Government & Politics
Ceremonies