|Title||Hoboken Riding Academy ticket with imprinted slipcase holder. No date, circa|
|Other Name||Riding card, Hoboken Riding Academy|
|Collection||Hoboken Commerce Collection|
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.
|Year Range from||1875|
|Year Range to||1890|
Hexamer's Riding Academy
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)
|Caption||Card with gilt lettered leather sleeve / case|
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