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Title [Clove Road at Britton Avenue]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date September 24, 1956
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of Clove Road at the corner of Britton Avenue, Staten Island. There is a Gulf service station on the corner. In the building across the street, there is a sign in the window for "ROSE SHOPPE / SHIRTS & UNDERWEAR." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Ken Milnes / 9/24/56 / Clove Rd & Britton Ave. / Grasmere / 16 total."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The area depicted in this photograph could be considered either Grasmere or Concord, Staten Island. The structure at left which held the Rose Shoppe still stands as of 2016.
Earliest Date 1956
Latest Date 1956
Subjects Automobile service stations
Streets
Automobiles
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Milnes, Kenneth W.
Catalog Number 79.022.1395
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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