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Title Digital image of Hudson & Manhattan R.R. postcard titled: Hudson Tunnel Curve. No date, ca.1909.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2002.240.0053
Collection Leon Yost Collection
Credit Gift of Leon Yost
Description Digital image of Hudson & Manhattan R.R. postcard titled: Hudson Tunnel Curve. No date, ca.1909. Courtesy of Leon Yost.

A view of the nearly completed tunnel under the Hudson between Jersey City and the Church St. Hudson Terminal Buildings, New York. Started in May, 1905 and opened to traffic in July 1909.with masonry for the cable channels done. Note the dual-guage track with the one narrow guage track left for small work cars. Holographic ink date on the reverse: 8/28.1917.
Date 1909-1917
Year Range from 1909
Year Range to 1917
Search Terms
Hudson & Manhattan Railroad
PATH
Hudson Tunnel Railroad Company
Hudson Railway Company
Hudson Terminal
Imagefile 018\20022400053.JPG
Classification
Railroads
Transportation
Men
Business & Commerce
Machinery
Tunnels