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Title [Snyder's Casino, South Beach, Staten Island]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date 1935
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print. Diagonal front view of a row of buildings on the boardwalk at South Beach, Staten Island, with the beach in the foreground. Sign on the building at left: "CASINO BATHS." The largest building in the row has a faded sign: "SNYDER'S;" it's the same building that used to be Meyer's Casino, as seen in earlier photos of South Beach. All of the buildings are boarded up, and some appear dilapidated. One man is walking in front of the buildings. Handwritten inscription on reverse: "1935."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 4 x 6.750
Earliest Date 1935
Latest Date 1935
Subjects Beaches
Casinos
Boardwalks
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1367
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2017.
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