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Title [Albert Torrone paint store]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date ca. 1955
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Diagonal front and side view of a 3-story building on a corner. The first floor of the building is a store with sign: "PAINTS / ALBERT TORRONE / WALLPAPER." A barber shop is next door at right. A station wagon parked in front of the building has inscription on the back window: "WEITZMAN'S PHOTO SHOP / ..."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The Albert Torrone store was located at 220 Broad Street in Stapleton, Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1954
Latest Date 1956
Subjects Stores & shops
Storefronts
Paints & varnishes
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2932
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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