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Title [Esso Kiwanis Gas Day]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date June 14, 1958
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Group photo of boys all wearing baseball caps and matching T-shirts with inscription "Bay Esso." They are outside at an automobile service station, standing near the gas pumps. The businesses seen across the street include Post Exterminating Co. The service station was located on Bay Street at the corner of Hannah Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Esso / Kiwanis / Gas Day / 6/14/58 / 2 each 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1958
Latest Date 1958
Subjects Baseball players
Automobile service stations
Group portraits
Children
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4569
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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