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Title [Canal Street]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date ca. 1950-1955
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the north end of Canal Street near the intersection of Water Street in Stapleton, Staten Island. Cars are parked in metered spaces in the foreground. Businesses seen include Sedutto's Happiness House, Taft Cleaners, Food Farm, Stapleton Drug Co., Kinney Shoes, and F.W. Woolworth. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Herb / 1 each 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1950
Latest Date 1955
Subjects Stores & shops
Grocery stores
Shoe stores
Drugstores
Ice cream & ices
Automobiles
Parking lots
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4603
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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