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Title [Texaco service station]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date June 27, 1956
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Front view of a Texaco service station at the corner of Bay Street and Hannah Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. At left is a billboard for Piels Beer, and at right is the Kal Pontiac automobile dealership. A streetlight appears in the foreground on a tall decorative lamppost. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "[Wosh? or Koch?] / 6/27/56 / Texaco."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1956
Latest Date 1956
Subjects Automobile service stations
Streets
Automobile dealerships
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1802
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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