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Title Postcard: West Jersey Bridge, New York City. Postmarked Aug. 5, 1930.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2006.034.1125
Collection Hoboken Transportation Collection
Credit Courtesy of Robert Foster
Description Postcard: West Jersey Bridge, New York City. Postmarked Aug. 5, 1930. Divided back. White border. 3-9/16" x 5-1/2" wide.

Publisher: UPC Co. (Union Post Card Co.?) Stock number 19693.

View southeast from New Jersey side of the Hudson River of what was the proposed and published design of the George Washington Bridge. As built, the towers were not covered with stone. The bridge opened to passengers on Oct. 25, 1931.

This is not the bridge that designed in the 1890's for connecting New York and Hoboken.
Date 1930-1930
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1930
Search Terms George Washington Bridge
Caption front
Imagefile 052\20060341125.TIF
Classification Bridge
Engineering