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Title [West New Brighton Meat Market]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date August 13, 1948
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Diagonal front view of a small grocery store. Inscription on the awning: "WEST NEW BRIGHTON MEAT MARKET." Cardboard boxes, crates of produce, a stack of watermelons, and a Coca-Cola dispenser are on the sidewalk in front of the store. The store was located at 230 Broadway in West New Brighton, Staten Island. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Onofrio & Berardi 8-13-48 / 2 - 6x8."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Exhibit Label Text

Earliest Date 1948
Latest Date 1948
Subjects Food
Stores & shops
Grocery stores
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2482
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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