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This document, which is signed by the company President and Treasurer, was printed by the Homer Lee Bank Note Company and measures approximately 10 3\/4\" (w) by 7 1\/4\" (h).\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThis certificate's vignette features the ferry \u003cem\u003eBergen\u003c\/em\u003e. Another ferry can be seen in the background.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5 style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003eImages\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003eYou will receive the exact certificate pictured.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003ePlease note close cropping to left side border.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003e\u003cspan\u003eHistorical Context\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Hoboken Ferry Company was one of \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/new-jersey\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNew Jersey\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e and \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/new-york\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNew York\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e's first major \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/ferry-companies\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eferry services\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e. The company operated out of the Lackawanna Terminal in \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/hoboken-new-jersey\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eHoboken\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e and was originally run by the Stevens family. The company's lines traversed the Hudson docking at 14th Street, 23rd Street, Barclay Street and Christopher Street in \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/manhattan-new-york\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eManhattan\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv style=\"text-align: left;\"\u003e\u003cimg height=\"308\" width=\"267\" src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0055\/6253\/1904\/files\/HOBOKENFERRY.png?v=1607430481\" alt=\"\" style=\"margin-top: 5px; margin-right: 15px; margin-bottom: 10px; float: left;\"\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIn 1898, the Hoboken Ferry Company was consolidated with the \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/new-york-and-new-jersey-ferry-company\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNew York and New Jersey Ferry Company\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e to form the New York and Hoboken Ferry Company\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eThe company was leased by the \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/ghostsofwallstreet.com\/collections\/delaware-lackawanna-and-western-railroad\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDelaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e in 1904.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003ePictured on this piece is the company's \u003cem\u003eBergen\u003c\/em\u003e ferry, which was the first propeller-driven ferry used in New York Harbor. The \u003cem\u003eBergen\u003c\/em\u003e was built at the Delamater Iron Works in Newburgh, Orange County, New York.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003eOther ships operated by the company included the \u003cem\u003eMontclair,\u003c\/em\u003e \u003cem\u003eOrange\u003c\/em\u003e and \u003cem\u003eBinghamton\u003c\/em\u003e.\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Hoboken Ferry Company

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Stock Number: 4431or
Product Details

Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Hoboken Ferry Company dating back to the 1890's. This document, which is signed by the company President and Treasurer, was printed by the Homer Lee Bank Note Company and measures approximately 10 3/4" (w) by 7 1/4" (h).

This certificate's vignette features the ferry Bergen. Another ferry can be seen in the background.

Images

You will receive the exact certificate pictured.

Please note close cropping to left side border.

    Historical Context

    The Hoboken Ferry Company was one of New Jersey and New York's first major ferry services. The company operated out of the Lackawanna Terminal in Hoboken and was originally run by the Stevens family. The company's lines traversed the Hudson docking at 14th Street, 23rd Street, Barclay Street and Christopher Street in Manhattan.

    In 1898, the Hoboken Ferry Company was consolidated with the New York and New Jersey Ferry Company to form the New York and Hoboken Ferry Company

    The company was leased by the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad in 1904.

    Pictured on this piece is the company's Bergen ferry, which was the first propeller-driven ferry used in New York Harbor. The Bergen was built at the Delamater Iron Works in Newburgh, Orange County, New York.

    Other ships operated by the company included the Montclair, Orange and Binghamton.

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