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Title The Flying Cromwells at Midland Beach 1924
Object Name Postcard
Date 1924
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W postcard, mounted on a page in photograph album X17.0003; the album contains photographs of Midland Beach, Staten Island, and is associated with Henry Johnk. View of two acrobats performing on a trapeze; a crowd of seated men, women, and children watch the performance. Inscription at lower edge: "The Flying. Cromwells. / at. Midland Beach. 1924."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 5.5 x 3.5
Earliest Date 1924
Latest Date 1924
Subjects Beaches
Performances
Acrobatics
Acrobats
Boardwalks
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number X17.0003.01.B
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 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.