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Title [Esso Kiwanis Gas Day]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date June 14, 1958
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of an automobile service station on Bay Street at the corner of Hannah Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. Two men are working on a parked car which has its hood up; one man is checking the oil and the other man is cleaning the windshield. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Esso / Kiwanis / Gas Day / 6/14/58 / 2 each 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1958
Latest Date 1958
Subjects Automobile service stations
Fraternal organizations
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4572
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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