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Title Hoboken Riding Academy ticket with imprinted slipcase holder. No date, circa
Object Name Ticket
Other Name Riding card, Hoboken Riding Academy
Catalog Number 2001.017.0003
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Purchase
Description Riding card/ticket good for 5 rides at the Hoboken Riding Academy, Hoboken, N.J. with imprinted leather slipcase. No date, circa 1875-1890. Printed lavender card stock 3-3/4" wide x 2-5/16" high. Printing is in black except frame and horse vignette on front and a frame and the numeral "5" on the back. Rounded corners.

Card front reads: Philip Hexamer's | Riding Academy | 103, 103, 107, 109 & 111 Hudson St., | Hoboken, N.J. (Note: street numbers are old numbers - prior to 1890 - the riding stables were between Second and Third Streets.) Reverse side reads: Good for | Five Ring Lessons. Printed numbers in each corner and top center to be punched (all except 4 are punched) as the service was used.

Burgundy calf skiver slipcase, edge-stitched, blind ruled with v-notch at open end. Gilt-lettered: Hoboken Riding Academy | And Horse Exchange. | Ph. Hexamer, Propr.
Date 1875-1890
Year Range from 1875.0
Year Range to 1890.0
People Hexamer, Philip
Search Terms Hexamer's Riding Academy
Hudson St.
103 Hudson St. (old number)
105 Hudson St. (old number)
107 Hudson St. (old number)
109 Hudson St. (old number)
111 Hudson St. (old number)
Second St.
Third St.
Caption Card with gilt lettered leather sleeve / case
Imagefile 001\20010170003.JPG
Classification Business & Commerce
Social & Personal Activity
Saddle Horses