|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Collection||Staten Island Geographic Collection|
Original B&W print on a brown cardboard mount. Diagonal front and side view of an open-top motorized bus. There are two men in the front seat, and behind them are 11 passengers (6 men, 4 women, and one child). The bus has seven doors on the side. Metal plaque on the side of the hood: "HURLBURT." The bus has New York license plate "78-080," date 1916. The bus is stopped in front of a two-story building with a sign for Bachmann lager beer. Partially legible sign at the roofline of the building: "[not legible] PICNIC GROUNDS." Handwritten inscription in pen on reverse of the mount: "Hurlburt Bus / 1916." Location is not known, but is likely Staten Island.
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
|Print size||6 x 8|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.|
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