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Title Christmas tree ornament: Hoboken, N.J. Birthplace of Baseball 1846. Hoboken Chamber of Commerce 2007.
Object Name Ornament, Christmas Tree
Catalog Number 2007.002.0089
Collection Hoboken Societies & Organizations Collection
Credit Museum Collections
Description Christmas tree ornament: Hoboken, N.J. Birthplace of Baseball 1846. Hoboken Chamber of Commerce 2007. Bright gold-finished die-stamped metal with view of terminal building and lettering in relief; painted detail; 2-3/4" high x 3-" wide x circa 1/4" thick; gold thread hanging loop. The holiday ornament was made in two pieces. With two piece cardboard box with ornament outline stamped on top.

A view of the "first" baseball game as derived from the Currier and Ives print of Elysian Fields.

Not so marked, but this was the second in an annual series of holiday ornaments issued by the Chamber of Commerce.
Date 2007-2007
Year Range from 2007
Year Range to 2007
Search Terms Elysian Fields
Hoboken Chamber of Commerce
Caption ornament
Imagefile 054\20070020089.TIF
Classification Holidays
Business & Commerce
Baseball
Historic Sites