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Title [Workers on strike at Paramount Grill]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date September 10, 1954
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. A group of men and one woman stand on the sidewalk in front of the Paramount Grill, located at 219 Canal Street in Stapleton, Staten Island. The woman and several of the men wear signs that the Paramount bartenders are on strike. Next door to the Paramount Grill is Royal Upholstering Co., and a sign for Brewers Tavern is down the street. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Bartenders / Local 15 / 9/10/54."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1954
Latest Date 1954
Subjects Bars
Strikes
Restaurants
Bartenders
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4512
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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