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Title [Outing and Games of the George Schloer Assn.]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Jackson, W.H.
Date August 1908
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on white cardboard mount. Group portrait of men seated in rows on bleachers in front of a building. The men all wear matching caps. Three men in the front row are seated on the ground and hold a large banner with printed inscription: "OUTING & GAMES OF THE / GEORGE SCHLOER ASSN." Printed inscription below: "At Semler's Park Aug. 08 / Photo by Jackson." Stamped inscription on the reverse of the mount: "PHOTO BY / W.H. JACKSON, / The Bentley Street Photographer / TOTTENVILLE, N.Y." The word "Tottenville" is crossed out and "Huguenot Park / SI" is handwritten in pencil below.
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Print size 7 x 9
Ownership and History George Schloer was a saloonkeeper and hotel proprietor in New Brighton, Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1908
Latest Date 1908
Subjects Organizations
Group portraits
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Schloer, George
Catalog Number PH01.0248
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.