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Title [Food Farm]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date February 1955
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Exterior front view of a grocery store with sign "FOOD FARM". Several pedestrians are on the sidewalk, and a young boy is seated on a mechanical horse ride in front of the store. Numerous signs in the store windows advertise products and prices.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York City)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History There were several Food Farm grocery stores on Staten Island. This photo shows their location on Richmond Avenue in Port Richmond. The building still stands as of 2013, at 225 Port Richmond Avenue (as the street is now named).
Earliest Date 1955
Latest Date 1955
Subjects Grocery stores
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.0262
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2014.
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