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NY Central Freight and Passenger Railway

NY Central Freight and Passenger lines - 1946.jpg
Scanned photograph of the NY Central Freight and Passenger railyards, taken in 1946.

Pier K, Weehawken - 1946

Pier K - 1946.jpg
Scan of black and white photograph of Pier K, looking south towards lower Manhattan. Pier K was part of the NY Central Railway system.

The image was taken from the top of the Palisades.

West Shore Ferry - 1946

West Shore Ferry 1946.jpg
Scan of black and white photograph of the West Shore Ferry terminal, looking across to New York City. The photograph was taken in July, 1946.

Pigeons in War and Peace

Pigeons in war and peace - 1944 -1.jpg
A three page description of how the homing pigeon can be used during wartime and in peace, from a Philadelphia Wartime Conference publication, 1944.

Putnam Lofts blank pedigree sheet

Putnam Lofts blank pedigree sheet.jpg
A blank Putnam Lofts pedigree sheet, featuring images of two of its winning pigeons,

Clock mechanism for pigeon racing

Clock mechanism for pigeon racing.jpg
Description of the clock mechanism and procedure to time pigeon racing

Putnam Lofts, Senger Brothers pigeon loft postcard ads

Putnam Lofts - postcard .jpg
Black and white postcard/ad of the Putnam Pigeon Lofts of Bernard Senger, black and white postcard/ad of Senger Brothers lofts in Hboken, Teaneck and Ridgewood

Bernard Senger in front of pigeon lofts - 1940

Bernard Senger in front of lofts - 1940.jpg
Black and white photograph of Bernard Senger, taken in 1940, posing in front of one of his pigeon lofts in his backyard on Kingwood Road.

Alice and Bernard Senger

Bernard and Alice Senger - 1970.jpg
Black and white photograph of Alice and Bernard Senger, taken outside their home, against the backdrop of New York's skyline, circa 1970.

Duels at Weehawken - by Charles H. Winfield

Duels in WHKN - School No 1 - 1904.pdf
A list of duels and participants that took place in Weehawken, taken from the History of Hudson County, New Jersey, by Charles H. Winfield.

The first duel occurred in 1799 and the last in 1845, where bullets were replaced with corks by theā€¦