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Title Postcard: [1900 Hoboken Pier fire.] 30. The Great Hoboken disaster, June 30, 1900. Rescuing of Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse; Saale and Bremen nearly lost.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2006.034.0685
Collection Robert Foster Collection
Credit Courtesy of Robert Foster
Description Postcard: [1900 Hoboken Pier fire.] 30. The Great Hoboken disaster, June 30, 1900. - Rescuing of Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse; Saale and Bremen nearly lost. Private mailing card; unposted.

Published: Copyright 1900, Franz Huld, N.Y.

Artists depiction, a montage, from the river of the June 30, 1900 fire. The ships were North German Lloyd Line.

Text on front appears in German below the English text.
Date 1900-1901
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1901
Search Terms Hudson River
S.S. Bremen
S.S. Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse
S.S. Saale
North German Lloyd Line
Caption front
Imagefile 051\20060340685-2.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Transportation
Buildings
Exteriors
Ferry
Ships
Disasters
Fires
Docks