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Title [Richmond Dry Goods]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date September 21, 1951
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Front view of Richmond Dry Goods clothing store on the corner of Victory Boulevard and Van Duzer Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island (street signs are visible on the corner). The windows have displays of men's, women's, and children's clothing. The side of the building has billboards for Moffat & Schwab Real Estate & Insurance, Weissglass Dairy, and A.L. Schwab Women's and Children's Wear. The roadway in the foreground is paved with rectangular blocks. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Richmond Dry Goods 9/21/51 / 1 - 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1951
Latest Date 1951
Subjects Clothing stores
Clothing & dress
Storefronts
Stores & shops
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2869
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2017.
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