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Title [Hamilton Avenue, New Brighton]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1910
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print. View of a row of similar style 2 /12-story wood frame houses along a street. Each house has a front porch and a second-floor balcony. A metal fence runs along the sidewalk in front of the houses. There are trees in bloom along the curb. Two women sit in chairs on the porch of the house at right. Handwritten and stamped inscription on reverse: "168 to 186 Hamilton Ave / New Brighton / Built 1905 / Photo about 1910 / Built by Anton W. Hoffmeyer / Father of Carla E. Nesslinger / from / MRS. K.O. NESSLINGER / 960 FINGERBOARD ROAD / STATEN ISLAND 4, N.Y. / August 1960."
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Print size 4.875 x 6.875
Acquisition Gift of Mrs. Karl O. Nesslinger
Earliest Date 1905
Latest Date 1915
Subjects Streets
Houses
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Hoffmeyer, Anton W.
Catalog Number 60.011.0004
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 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.