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Title [Hugot Building]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date May 3, 1951
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the Hugot Building on Richmond Terrace at Court Street in St. George, Staten Island. It is a 4-story brick building with signs for various businesses; the largest sign is for "HOUSEHOLD FINANCE / HFC Loans" with an arrow pointing to an entrance. Other businesses on the ground floor include a luncheonette (no name visible); Western Union; The Williams Press; and Walter Reno Watson Real Estate. A number of windows on the second, third, and fourth floors have the names of various law offices, including John A. Cosgrove; Carl Isaacs; McElroy & Lucey; J.R. Daly; J. McDermott; L.R. Christopher; and A. Scaiano. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Household Finance 5/3/51."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1951
Latest Date 1951
Subjects Office buildings
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2857
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2017.
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