|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Collection||Staten Island Geographic Collection|
B&W print made from original negative. Front view of the Edwards-Barton House on Richmond Road in Richmond, Staten Island. In front of the house are a wooden fence, a stone wall, and a lawn. Two men stand on the porch, looking toward the camera; the man at left has his hands in his pockets, and the man in the center is leaning against one of the porch columns. Another man and a woman are partially visible through the first floor windows at right.
(Keywords: New York City, Victorian architecture, HRT)
|Print size||5 x 7|
|Ownership and History||This house is now part of Historic Richmond Town. The photographer, identified as "W. Barton," was likely Willis Barton (1844-1918) or his son Willis E. Barton (1881-1912). The Barton family purchased the house in 1892 and lived there until ca. 1912.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2016.|
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