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Title [1935 Richmond Terrace]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date March 20, 1939
Collection Borough President's Office Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W print. Diagonal front view of a dilapidated two-story wooden building at 1935 Richmond Terrace in Port Richmond, Staten Island. Other buildings can be seen at left and right; automobiles are parked on the street in front. Inscription on the awning of the adjacent building at left: "L. MONTANTI & SONS WHOLESALE LEATHER." Handwritten inscription on the reverse of the photo: "1935 Richmond Terrace / U.B 117 / 1938 / 3/20/39." The inscription "U.B." stands for unsafe building.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.875 x 5
Acquisition Gift of the City of New York, Department of Purchase, Salvage Division
Earliest Date 1939
Latest Date 1939
Subjects Streets
Automobiles
Buildings
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 68.027.0041
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, September 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.