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Title [Richmond Creek in winter]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Steinmeyer, Henry G., Jr.
Date ca. 1940-1960
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description 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."
(Keyword: HRT)
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.
Earliest Date 1940
Latest Date 1960
Subjects Landscape photographs
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.0003
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.