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Title Postcard: Hoboken, N.J. [20 vignette views.] No date, circa 1901-1907.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2006.034.0795
Collection Robert Foster Collection
Credit Courtesy of Robert Foster
Description Postcard: Hoboken, N.J. [20 vignette views.] No date, circa 1901-1907. Undivided back.

Published by Illustrated Postal Card Co., New York - Berlin. No stock number.

A souvenir type card with twenty captioned vignette views of Hoboken buildings and scenes. The images and the text captions for some seem to be derived from work by Hoboken photographer and postcard publisher E.F. Walter.

Left column, top to bottom:
Holland America S.S. Dock
Castle Point & River Walk in 1885
Bolaver House, 15th Street and Park Ave. in 1880
Docking a Liner
Newark Street Looking West
Old Jersey Yacht Club House
Castle Point in 1885

Center column:
Trinity Church
Hudson Street
Home of B.P.O. Elks No. 74 (this image is the architect's rendering; not the building as built in 1904-1905)
Newark Street Looking East
Carnegie Laboratory of Engineering

Right column:
Church Square Park
Stevens Institute of Technology
Bolaver House, 15th Street and Park Ave. in 1880
Hudson St. North of 7th St.
11th Street Looking West
Church of Our Lady of Grace
Rodenbergs Tavern and Cannon in 1888 Elysian Fields.
Date 1901-1907
Year Range from 1901.0
Year Range to 1907.0
Caption front
Imagefile 052\20060340795.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Buildings
Exteriors