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Title Postcard: Clock Tower. By Celeste Nora Aurora. Published by HHM, 2008.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2008.003.0027
Collection Hoboken Historical Museum Archives
Credit Museum Collections.
Description Postcard: Clock Tower. By Celeste Nora Aurora, grade 3. Hoboken Charter School. Teacher: Ms. Karen Lisa Shain. Published by the Hoboken Historical Museum, 2008. 4-1/4" x 5-1/2" high. 2 copies.

This is no. 9 of a fifteen card series (note: numbers 2 to 7 read as "of ten postcards"; series was expanded and cards numbers 8 to 15 are marked as "of fifteen postcards") issued during the exhibition, Greetings From Hoboken: A Postcard History and other related museum children's education activities and upper gallery exhibits related to school art programs.

Depicts the Lackwanna (Hoboken) Terminal Clock Tower.

The format of the back is "Greetings from Hoboken" with a reproduction of a stamp with a cancellation mark.This design was by McKevin Shaughnessy and previous cards in the serie are dated differently. Postcards 8 to 15 in the series are dated August 3 to Oct. 12, 2008 for an upper gallery exhibition of artwork related to kids postcard art.

All cards in the series are objects catalog 2008.003.0019 to .0033.
Date 2008-2008
Year Range from 2008.0
Year Range to 2008.0
People Rice, Carson
Search Terms HHM (Hoboken Historical Museum)
1301 Hudson St.
Hoboken Terminal
Hoboken Charter School
Lackawanna Terminal
Caption front and back of Aurora postcard
Imagefile 063\20080030027.JPG
Classification Museums
Art
Exteriors
Publishing
Schools
Education
Children
Historic Sites
Railroads