|Title||[Bedell house, Pleasant Plains]|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Photographer||Bedell, Orlando W.|
|Collection||Staten Island Geographic Collection|
Original B&W print on cardboard mount. Diagonal front view of a two-story wood frame house with a covered front porch and a 1 1/2-story addition at right. Handwritten inscription on reverse of mount, added by previous catalogers: "Bedell House / Amboy Rd. / Photographed by O. Bedell / c. 1905 / Built by Israel Bedell / Father of Mrs. George W. / Slaight in 1855."
(Keywords: New York)
|Print size||4 x 5|
|Acquisition||From the Bedell family|
|Ownership and History||Israel and Charlotte (Manee) Bedell, married in 1852, lived with their six children in this house on Amboy Road in Pleasant Plains, Staten Island. Israel worked as an oysterman. This photograph was donated to the Staten Island Historical Society in 1935 by members of the Bedell family.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Bedell, Charlotte (Manee)
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.|
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