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Title Notecard: "Greetings from Hoboken, New Jersey" 2008 revision of 2005 notecard by Hoboken artist Raymond Smith, Hoboken, 2008.
Object Name Notecard
Catalog Number 2008.046.0002
Collection Hoboken Arts & Artists Collection
Credit Gift of Raymond Smith.
Description Notecard: "Greetings from Hoboken, New Jersey" revised issue of 2005 notecard by Hoboken artist Raymond Smith, Hoboken, 2008. 6-1/8" wide x 4-1/4" high; interior is blank. Copyright 2008 by Raymond Smith.

Originally created for the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the incorporation of the City of Hoboken in 2005 (a copy of that issue is objects 2005.044.0003.). This 2008 issue has updated the view: at the bottom of the Lackawanna Terminal (Hoboken Terminal) to show the restored copper facade and the clock tower (lighting ceremony for tower May 9, 2008); a New York Waterways ferry is seen which replaces a sailboat in 2005 issue; the "W" Hotel at River and Third Streets (nearing completion at this time) with the "W" sign at the top. Note: postcard was produced using the same artwork.

According to the artist and donor, this notecard (along with postcard) were first issued at the Hoboken Arts & Music Festival on May 4, 2008.
Date 2008-2008
Year Range from 2008.0
Year Range to 2008.0
People Smith, Raymond
Search Terms Lackawanna Terminal
Caption front
Imagefile 066\20080460002.TIF
Classification Art