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Title [Kindt's Cafe]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1890-1910
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on brown cardboard mount. Front view of a two-story wood frame building with a front porch. Sign above the porch: "KINDT'S CAFE / WINES / MONROE ECKSTEIN BREW'G CO. LAGER BEER. / LIQUORS." Eleven men stand in a row on the porch, all looking toward the camera. The man at far left wears what appears to be a bellhop's uniform; the man fourth from left holds a large knife. Inscription on the reverse identifies the location as 10 Griffin Street (now 192 Bay Street) in Tompkinsville, Staten Island.
(Keywords: New York)
Print size 6.125 x 8.125
Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1910
Subjects Restaurants
Food
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1404
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.