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Title [Boardwalk Avenue]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date May 23, 1947
Collection Borough President's Office Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W print. View of Boardwalk Avenue, looking south from Ryan Place, in Annadale, Staten Island. The beach is at left, and Boardwalk Avenue is at right; a grassy slope is between them. In the distance, steps lead up the slope toward a one-story building near the foot of Barclay Avenue. There are several small houses on Barclay Avenue. Handwritten inscription on the reverse: "Boardwalk Ave / Ryan Pl. Southerly / May 23, 1947."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.75 x 4.875
Acquisition Gift of the City of New York, Department of Purchase, Salvage Division
Earliest Date 1947
Latest Date 1947
Subjects Streets
Beaches
Boardwalks
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 68.027.0219
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, October 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.