Sights in New Jersey :
Title:
Tug of War (1)
Date:
08/10/1935
Description:
A game of tug of war by the employees at the Clambake of the Perth Amboy Cable Company. The scene shows the game in progress next to the parking lot.

Perth Amboy Cable Company is most likely referring to the General Cable Corporation, which had bought the Standard Underground Cable Company (and its Perth Amboy works) in 1927.

The clambake was held at Danish Grove near Metuchen, N.J.
Photographer:
Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name:
Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID:
2009.1.402
Other #:
616 69
Film Size:
2 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
Copyright:
Franklin Township Public Library
Collection:
Elton H. L. Wade Photograph Collection
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