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Title [Robbins Reef Motor Company]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date February 13, 1953
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the Robbins Reef Motor Company car dealership at 248 Bay Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. There is an outdoor lot filled with cars; signs above: "ROBBINS REEF / MOTOR COMPANY" and "YOU GET Better USED CARS from a BUICK DEALER". There is a lighthouse in the center of the lot, with inscription "Buick".
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York City)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1953
Latest Date 1953
Subjects Automobile dealerships
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.0065
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, July 2015.
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