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Title [Rebuilding St. George ferry terminal]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 6, 1949
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of a construction site at the Staten Island Ferry terminal in St. George, Staten Island. Borough Hall is partially visible in the background. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Western Concrete Pile 1-6-49 / 1 Ea 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Photographer Herbert Flamm took many photos of the reconstruction of the Staten Island Ferry terminal in St. George after it was destroyed by fire on June 26, 1946.
Earliest Date 1949
Latest Date 1949
Subjects Ferries
Construction
Transportation facilities
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2980
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2017.
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