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Title Commemorative medal for the Centennial of the City of Hoboken, Hoboken, 1955.
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Catalog Number 2002.235.0002
Collection Hoboken Government & Politics Collection
Credit Given in memory of the Marinovich Family.
Description Commemorative medal for the Centennial of the City of Hoboken, Hoboken, 1955. Gold-finish stamped metal coin, 1-1/4" diameter. All lettering and images in low relief. Front: Hoboken, 100 Years, 1855 - Centennial - 1955; with a side-wheeler steamboat at the top and an ocean liner at the bottom. Obverse: City of Hoboken, N.J., Corporate Seal; surrounds the nineteenth century image of the piers and industry of Hoboken including the ferry terminal, packet ships, and smokestacks. A ca. 3/16" diameter hole near the edge for attachment.
Date 1955-1955
Year Range from 1955.0
Year Range to 1955.0
Caption front '100 Years'
Imagefile 017\20022350002-2.tif
Classification Ceremonies
Government & Politics
Parades & Pageants
Social & Personal Activity
Ferry
Ships
Business & Commerce
Transportation