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Title [Gulf Oil Corporation outing]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date 1959
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of a party with men and women seated around tables alongside a pool. The event is identified in the inscription on the negative sleeve as a Gulf Oil Corporation outing at the Richmond County Country Club.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The Gulf Oil Corporation operated a large facility, known as the Gulfport, in the Bloomfield area of Staten Island. This image most likely shows a company event for employees.

The Richmond County Country Club, first organized in 1888, is located in Dongan Hills, Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1959
Latest Date 1959
Subjects Employees
Country clubs
Petroleum industry
Swimming pools
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4835
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2015.
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