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Title Postcard: Washington Street, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1915-1930.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2008.001.0002
Collection Hoboken Buildings & Real Estate Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Description Postcard: Washington Street, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1915-1930. White border, divided back. 3-1/2" high x 5-1/2" wide.

No publisher indicated. Stock number on back: 106048

The view is north from First Street which was established from postcard 2006.034.0100 which is imprinted with view name. The second flagpole (without a flag) at the left on a tall building would have been 200 Washington Street, Cordts Furniture.

The sign at the right for "People's" is probably the People's Photo Studio which from circa the late 1920's and until closing in the 1990's was at 508 Washington St.The location seen here between First and Second Streets may have been their earliest place.This would probably dates the image and thus card from the early to mid 1920's.
Date 1915-1930
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1930
Search Terms Washington St.
People's Studio, The
Second St.
First St.
Caption front
Imagefile 063\20080010002.TIF
Classification Business & Commerce
Transport
Automobiles
Signs
Bridge
Exteriors
Carriages & Animal Powered Vehicles