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Hoboken in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Hudson School

 
 
Hudson School Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Hudson School Marker
Inscription. On this site stood the Martha Institute from 1866-1999. Built on land donated by Hoboken philanthropist Martha Bayard Stevens and named in her honor, the Martha Institute served as home to Hoboken's first German-American school, the Manual Trade School, Hoboken's first public high school, the Stevens Academy, andthe Normal School, a teacher training institute.

Inspired by the architecture of the Martha Institute, the present building was designed by Ehrenrantz, Eckstut and Kuhn and built by the Del-Sano Contracting Corp., 2002.

The Hudson School, founded in 1978, entered its new home on December 2, 2002.
 
Location. 40° 44.639′ N, 74° 1.895′ W. Marker is in Hoboken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is at the intersection of 6th Street and Park Ave. on 6th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hoboken NJ 07030, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stephen Foster House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Monument (approx. mile away); Sergeant William Fesken Memorial Field (approx. mile away); Stevens Institute of Technology (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Memorial
The Hudson School. Plaque is to the left of the ground floor entrance. image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. The Hudson School. Plaque is to the left of the ground floor entrance.
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Hudson River Bridge Cornerstone (approx. 0.3 miles away); Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace (approx. 0.4 miles away); Baseball (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Hoboken.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,113 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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