|Object Name||Negative, Film|
|Photographer||Flamm, Herbert A.|
|Date||August 31, 1949|
|Collection||Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection|
Original B&W film negative. View of a group of men standing outdoors in front of 3 trucks; one man is seated inside each truck. Several of the men hold spraying equipment. Staten Island Borough President Cornelius A. Hall stands at far left. Sign on the front of the center truck: "RAGWEED PROJECT / AUTHORIZED BY / MAYOR WILLIAM O'DWYER / Under the Supervision of / BOROUGH PRESIDENT / CORNELIUS A. HALL." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Boro Pres Hall 8-31-49 / 2 ea 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
|Film Size||8 x 10|
|Acquisition||Gift of Herbert A. Flamm|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Hall, Cornelius A.
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