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Title Postcard: Meyer's Hotel, Hoboken, N.J. with artwork from grill, old man with quote, No date, circa 1933-1952.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2006.044.0216
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Museum Collection.
Description Postcard: Meyers Hotel, Hoboken, N.J. Known the World Over. Hoboken, New Jersey. From the Original in Our Grill. [drawn image: old man leaning on barrel]; text below: "I don't know nothing, I don't own nothing, I don't own nothing, I don't want nothing, So I'm perfectly happy." No date, circa 1933-1952. (text on back helps to date it.) 3-1/2" wide x 5-5/8" high. Divided back; one cent postage required.

Name of hotel was Meyer's, 231 Hudson St.

Printed text on back: This famous old hostelry, established over fifty years ago, the favorite stopping place of nobility, statesmen and stage celebrities before their embarkation upon European voyages, still retains its quaint atmosphere and continues to offer delightful well-cooked menus.
Date 1933-1952
Year Range from 1933
Year Range to 1952
Search Terms Meyer's Hotel
231 Hudson St.
Hudson St.
Third St.
Caption front
Imagefile 053\20060440216.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Decor
Hotels
Restaurants
Ethnic Culture
Art