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Title [Bay Street]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date ca. 1949
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Side view of a building on Bay Street in Clifton, Staten Island. There is a billboard on the building: "STATEN ISLAND / TAXI / GIB / 7 / 2500 / RIDE IN A NEW Packard CLIPPER CAR." Scaffolding hangs from the roof, suggesting workmen adding or changing a billboard. A smaller sign is posted below the billboard: "BARBER / SHOP / R. DI FORTE / 826 BAY ST."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1948
Latest Date 1950
Subjects Billboards
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.0078
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
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