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Hoboken Historical Museum
1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030
The Hoboken Historical Museum presents rotating exhibitions and activities related to the history, culture, architecture and landmarks of the city. In 2001, the museum moved to 1301 Hudson Street. the last standing building of the former Bethlehem Steel Hoboken Shipyard. Through its Hoboken Oral History Project, the museum and the Friends of the Hoboken Public Library have been capturing the recollections of longtime residents, which include stories about mom-and-pop shops, the city's many movie palaces, jazz clubs, vaudeville performances, political campaigns, ethnic traditions, and factory jobs.
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