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Title Postcard: U.S. Army Transport Docks - Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa April 1918 to Nov. 1919; unposted.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2006.034.1143
Collection World War I Collection
Credit Courtesy of Robert Foster
Description Postcard: U.S. Army Transport Docks - Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa April 1918 to Nov. 1918; unposted. Photographic print with imprinted (no paper type indicated) back. 3-1/2" x 5-1/2" wide.

No publisher indicated.

Ships from left as captioned in image: Leviathan, Finland, Agamemnon, Von Steuben, Geo[rge]. Washington, M[artha]. Washington, Antigone.

View looking west at the Port of Embarkation (and Debarkation) piers at Hoboken. The pier sheds have signage identifying them as U.S. Army Transport Service.

The Leviathan is seen at the left with its dazzle camouflage which was only on the ship from March to December 1918.
Date 1918-1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Search Terms Austro-American Line
Hamburg-American Line
Hudson River
Leviathan
North German Lloyd Line
Pier 1
Pier 2
Pier 3
Port of Debarkation
Port of Embarkation
S.S. George Washington
S.S. Kaiser Wilhelm II
S.S. Kronprinz Wilhelm
S.S. Martha Washington
S.S. Neckar
S.S. Vaterland
U.S. Army
U.S.S. Agamemnon
U.S.S. Antigone
U.S.S. Finland
U.S.S. George Washington
U.S.S. Leviathan
U.S.S. Martha Washington
U.S.S. von Steuben
Vaterland
World War I
Caption front
Imagefile 052\20060341143.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Transportation
Ships
Buildings
Docks
Pier
Military
War