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Title Sign from Pier B: "J"; indicator for loading position in pier shed, Hoboken.
Object Name Sign
Catalog Number 2002.047.0005
Collection Hoboken Buildings & Real Estate Collection
Credit Museum Collection.
Description Double-sided, painted hanging wooden sign, "J"; indicated freight area inside pier shed, Hoboken, no date, circa 1950s-1970. Wood panel with white background with black lettering; framed wood edges, black paint. Screw hooks attached.

Recovered from the Pier B shed (demolished ca. 1999), Hoboken. Item indicated a loading position inside the pier shed. See 2002.047.0006 for another sign of the same type.
Date 1950-1970
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1970
Search Terms Pier B
American Export Lines
American Export - Isbrandtsen Lines
Caption side 1, cleaned
Imagefile 010\20020470005.JPG
Classification Signs
Government & Politics
Business & Commerce
Real Estate