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Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad & Ferry Terminal, Hudson Place, Hoboken, Hudson County, NJ



B&W Photos

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Item Title


Location
Hudson Place, Hoboken, NJ

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NJ-763
Significance: Once one of the busiest rail and ferry terminals in the New Jersey area (handling 100.000 passengers daily), the copper sheathed steel-and-concrete building and its train sheds became a model for later terminals.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. STREET ELEVATION
2. COURTYARD ELEVATIONS, VIEW SHOWING WEST ELEVATION OF MAIN BUILDING AND SHED ENTRANCES (NEGATIVE SIZE 4'x5')
3. COURTYARD ELEVATIONS, VIEW SHOWING CLOSE-UP OF BARCLAY ST. FERRY SHED AND MAIN WAITING ROOM (NEGATIVE SIZE 4'x5')
4. COURTYARD ELEVATIONS, VIEW SHOWING LOADING DOCKS FOR NEW YORK FERRIES
5. EAST ELEVATION (OFFICE BLOCK), DETAIL SHOWING DECORATIVE PILASTERS AND STYLIZED EGG-AND-DART DECORATION AROUND WINDOWS OF UPPER FLOORS
6. MAIN WAITING ROOM (NEGATIVE SIZE 4'x5')
7. MAIN WAITING ROOM,CEILING (NEGATIVE SIZE 4'x5')


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