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Title Great Kills S.I. Hylan Boulevard
Object Name Negative, Film
Date ca. 1910-1920
Collection Albertype Company Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of Hylan Boulevard in Great Kills, Staten Island. There are buildings along the left side of the street; the street is divided by a center median strip. There are gas station signs at far left. Handwritten inscription along the bottom edge of the negative: "Great Kills S.I. Hylan Boulevard."
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Acquisition Gift of Wisconsin State Historical Society
Ownership and History This negative is part of a collection of Staten Island views from The Albertype Company of Brooklyn, New York. Founded in 1887 and operating into the early 1950s, the company produced a vast assortment of postcards and souvenir photographic albums for locations across the country.
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1920
Subjects Streets
Automobile service stations
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 53.012.0148
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, November 2016.
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.