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Title [Staten Island Ferry terminal entrance ramp]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 19, 1961
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the vehicle entrance ramp to the Staten Island Ferry terminal in St. George, Staten Island. A sign on a lamppost points to the entrance for the Brooklyn ferries. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Transit / Authority / 1/19/61 / TA-30381."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The small lighthouse seen at right was part of the U.S. Coast Guard base, which had previously been the U.S. Lighthouse Service.
Earliest Date 1961
Latest Date 1961
Subjects Ferries
Lighthouses
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.3923
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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