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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…

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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.

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Postcard of an unpaved First Street postmarked 1909. This street is now known as Cooper Place.

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Two photographs of Van Clief's Hotel

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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

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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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Pershing Road in Snow

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Black and white photograph of Pershing Road, after a snowstorm in 1938, with cars, trolleys and pedestrians all vying for position on the roadway.

Evelyn Tonn at corner of Shippen Street and Palisade Avenue

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Black and white photograph of Evelyn Tonn Baecker with bicycle and doll carriage standing at the corner of Shippen Street and Palisade Avenue, circa 1928.

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226 Jane Street in 1943

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Black and white photograph of the house with new brick face covering and dark paint, taken in 1943. Evelyn Tonn's mother Eva and Lucky the dog are on the front porch.

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