|Title||[69th Street Ferry, St. George Terminal, pedestrian bridge and ferry house]|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Photographer||Van Cott, Herbert L.|
|Date||December 8, 1964|
|Collection||Staten Island Geographic Collection|
Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. Diagonal view of a corner of a building with an elevated, covered bridge leading from a door on the second floor. The lower floor of the building has an open area with stairs leading up; the second floor is enclosed, with a rounded corner with curved windows. Beneath the bridge, cars are parked in a parking lot. Beyond the bridge, another building is partly visible, with a ferry boat partly visible in a slip; the ferry boat has a sign with inscription: "PVT. JOSEPH F. MERRELL." Typed inscription on paper glued to the reverse of the mount: "TR-188 / 69th STREET FERRY / St. George, / Staten Island, Terminal / Junction of pedestrian / bridge and Brooklyn / ferry house. / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Dec. 8, 1964."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
|Print size||3.5 x 4.5|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Merrell, Joseph F.
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.|
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