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

Civil War Monument

Hoboken

 
 
Hoboken Civil War Dedication Plaque image. Click for full size.
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1. Hoboken Civil War Dedication Plaque
Inscription.
Dedicated
May 30th - 1888
– Committee –
E.A. Stevens – G.A. Seide
James A. Greyer – Theophilus Butts
James Benson – B.F. Hart
F.W. Schroeder – John Eckstein

Erected
By the citizens of
Hoboken
In memory of their fallen heroes
1861 – 1965

 
Erected 1888 by City of Hoboken.
 
Location. 40° 44.467′ N, 74° 1.7′ W. Marker is in Hoboken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is at the intersection of Hudson Street and 4th Street on Hudson Street. Touch for map. Monument is at the west side of Stevens Park closest to Hudson Street. 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. Sergeant William Fesken Memorial Field (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War II Memorial (about 500 feet away); Stephen Foster House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stevens Institute of Technology (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Hudson School (approx. mile away); Hudson River Bridge Cornerstone
Hoboken Civil War Memorial Inscription image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Hoboken Civil War Memorial Inscription
(approx. 0.3 miles away); World War I Embarkation Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); 77 River Street (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hoboken.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Monument as viewed from Hudson Street. image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
3. Monument as viewed from Hudson Street.
Close up of Union Soldier at the top of the monument. image. Click for full size.
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4. Close up of Union Soldier at the top of the monument.
Left profile of monument from Hudson Street image. Click for full size.
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5. Left profile of monument from Hudson Street
Sword and Wreath above a ribbon with the dates of the Civil War image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
6. Sword and Wreath above a ribbon with the dates of the Civil War
One of the Two Navy Shell Guns at the Base of the Monument image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
7. One of the Two Navy Shell Guns at the Base of the Monument
Sculptor Karl Gerhardt – 1887 image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
8. Sculptor Karl Gerhardt – 1887
Ames Bronze Foundry – Chicopee, Mass image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
9. Ames Bronze Foundry – Chicopee, Mass
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,385 times since then and 84 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on March 31, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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