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Title [Mercury Dry Cleaning]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date September 9, 1964
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Diagonal front and side view of a one-story building with a fenced parking lot. Sign on the corner: "3 hr. / CUSTOM / SERVICE / MERCURY / DRY CLEANING & / Laundry Center." The building was located at 1501 Hylan Boulevard in Old Town, Staten Island. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Ed Mendersohn Co / 9/9/64."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Cleaning establishments
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.3757
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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