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Title [Victory Boulevard at Corson Avenue]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date November 11, 1957
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View looking east on Victory Boulevard from the intersection with Corson Avenue in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. The intersection with Monroe Avenue is at left (by the "Drugs" sign), and the intersection with Montgomery Avenue is seen in the distance. In the distance is a billboard for Kessler Whiskey. Businesses visible on the street include Bay Pharmacy; Davidson's; Suskind's Men's & Boy's Shop; Mill End Shop; Victory Camera Shop; and Dembner's Hardware. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription "# 4" and a stamped date "NOV 11 1957".
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)





Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1957
Latest Date 1957
Subjects Billboards
Advertising
Drugstores
Clothing stores
Hardware stores
Streets
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1346
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, November 2016.
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