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Title [69th Street Ferry, St. George Terminal, bus ramp]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Van Cott, Herbert L.
Date December 8, 1964
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. View of a paved area in front of the entrance to the 69th Street Ferry; at left is the elevated bus ramp from Bay Street to the St. George Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry to Manhattan, visible in background at right; in front of the terminal is the bridge connecting the two ferry terminals. At center is a stairway connecting the bus ramp to the bridge. Typed inscription on paper glued to the reverse of the mount: "TR-186 / 69th STREET FERRY / St. George, / Staten Island, Terminal / Stairway from bus ramp / to bridge from New York / to Brooklyn ferry houses / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Dec. 8, 1964."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 4.5
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Ferries
Transportation facilities
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1436
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 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.