|Title||[Richmond Creek in winter]|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Photographer||Steinmeyer, Henry G., Jr.|
|Collection||Staten Island Geographic Collection|
Original B&W print. View of Richmond Creek in winter, with snow on the banks and bare trees on both sides of the creek. Inscription written in pencil on reverse: "Richmond Brook / by H.G. Steinmeyer Jr."
|Print size||7.875 x 8.250|
|Acquisition||Collection of the Staten Island Historical Society|
|Ownership and History||
This image was photographed by Henry G. Steinmeyer, Jr. (b. 1916), who resided for a time at 74 Arthur Kill Road, in the house now known as the Parsonage at Historic Richmond Town. He was the son of Ellinor (Tooker) and Dr. Henry G. Steinmeyer, a dentist and local historian.
Richmond Creek still runs through Historic Richmond Town, passing under the 1845 Town Bridge. It is part of the Staten Island Bluebelt system of waterways.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, May 2013.|
|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.|