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Postcard - Shippen Street - Weehawken Heights, NJ

Black and white view of homes on Shippen Street.

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A Victorian Revival

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Newspaper article, written in 1987, about the renovation of a beautiful Queen Anne Victorian home, built circa 1894, located at the southwest corner of King Avenue and Boulevard East, that once belong to Mr. Tietjen, of the Tietjen and Lang Dry Dock…

Columbia Terrace, Weehawken, NJ

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Black and white postcard photograph of the north side of Columbia Terrace at Potter Place, looking from the opposite corner of Columbia Terrace.

Published by John C. Voigt Post Card Co., Jersey City, N.J. Printed in Germany


Postcard - Unidentified Weehawken Home

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This postcard, postmarked from Weehawken in 1906 shows a house that was special to the writer. Does anyone recognize this house?

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Peter Skripka Sr. working at Jay-Dee Wine & Liquor

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Scan of an undated black and white photograph of Pete Skripka, Sr, serving a very young customer at Jay-Dee's, a liquor store that apparently also sold soft drinks and candy. The store, which was located at 88 Highwood Terrace, is present day…


Hamilton Place, NJ

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Colorized postcard of the west side of Hamilton Avenue, incorrectly labeled as Hamilton Place, looking south. Note the ornate street lamp in the foreground.

Postmarked Aug 3, 1925 from Union City NJ. Published by Chas. A. Daly, Union Hill, NJ

Louisa PLace, from Fulton Street, Clifton Park, NJ

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Black and white postcard from Fulton Street looking north on Louisa Place.

Stamped Aug 11, 1910, Weehawken, NJ

Weehawken Postcard Co., Union Hill, NJ (Made in Germany)

Postcard - First Street Looking West, Weehawken, N.J.
Postcard of an unpaved First Street postmarked 1909. This street is now known as Cooper Place.


Two photographs of Van Clief's Hotel
Two black and white photographs of Van Clief's Hotel, at the intersection of Boulevard East, Pershing Road and 47th Street. Note the trolley heading down Pershing to the West Shore Ferry Terminal and Clifton Hose Co. #3, located in what is now Old…

Jefferson Street Stairs Plaques
Color photographs of Jefferson Street Stairs plaques, the first is dated 1926, when the stairs were built, under the Grauert administration. The steps were reconstructed in 1988, under the Iacono administration.

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