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Title [Bay Street Clipper]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date October 10, 1952
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Front view of a diner with a large sign above: "BAY ST. CLIPPER / DRIVE IN 1 HOUR FREE PARKING / FOR PATRONS ONLY." Several cars are parked in front. Behind the diner is a large billboard for Jorgensen Motors. The Bay Street Clipper was located at 470 Bay Street in Stapleton, Staten Island. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Tantliff[? or Tantleff?] 10/10/52 / 1 Ea."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1952
Latest Date 1952
Subjects Restaurants
Diners (Restaurants)
Food
Automobiles
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.0148
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
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