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Title Rusted metal sign "Pier C" from the 4th street gatehouse of the Hoboken Piers.
Object Name Sign
Catalog Number 2002.046.0001
Collection Hoboken Buildings & Real Estate Collection
Credit Gift of the Applied Companies
Description Rusted metal sign "Pier C" from the 4th street gatehouse of the Hoboken Piers. Made of 3/16" thick iron plate, 36" square. Formerly white roman lettering, now blurred, with 'Pier' in 7"h letters centered above a 17"h 'C.' The words "park" are hand-lettered vertically at the left & right in a faded paint. There are 12 perimeter screw holes.

The pier was used for parking for many years prior to the demolition of the buildings ca. 1999.
Date 1920-1995
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1995
Search Terms Pier C
Port Authority Piers
Imagefile 010\20020460001.tif
Classification Signs
Pier
Government & Politics
Business & Commerce
Real Estate
Docks