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Title Dutch Reformed Church, Port Richmond, S.I.
Object Name Postcard
Photographer Sperr, Percy Loomis
Studio or Publisher Lumitone Press
Date ca. 1924-1940
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W postcard. View of the Dutch Reformed Church with a car and a horse and carriage in front of the church. Printed along bottom: "DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH, Port Richmond, S.I." Reverse side has several printed inscriptions; printed along top left: "THE DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH - the / oldest church organization on the island. The original / church, erected in 1715, was destroyed during the / Revolution, and the present building dates from 1786." Printed along top right: "Post Card / PLACE STAMP / HERE." Printed along a line down the center: "LUMITONE PRESS PHOTO-PRINT. NEW YORK - MADE IN U.S.A." Identical to catalog number 13.004.0004.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 5.5
Acquisition Gift of Eugenia Tremaine Walansky
Earliest Date 1924
Latest Date 1940
Subjects Automobiles
Carriages & coaches
Churches
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 02.041.0001
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2015.
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.