United Fruit Company Ad for Centennial

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Title

United Fruit Company Ad for Centennial

Subject

WHC88361

Description

Advertisement from the Weehawken Centennial Souvenir Journal. United Fruit Company congratulates Weehawken on its 100th anniversary. The banana building and pier, with its low, flat profile remained a landmark on the Weehawken waterfront for more than 50 years, from 1952 until it was demolished in 2005.

From the collection of the Weehawken Historical Commission.

Date

1959

Type

OT

Identifier

WHC88361

Coverage

Weehawken, NJ [40.7663711,-74.02537149999999]

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Citation

“United Fruit Company Ad for Centennial,” The Weehawken Time Machine, accessed September 18, 2021, https://weehawkentimemachine.omeka.net/items/show/3304.