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Title [69th Street Ferry, ferry boat St. George arriving at Brooklyn Terminal]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Van Cott, Herbert L.
Date November 16, 1963
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. Diagonal view of a ferry boat in New York Harbor; the ferry has inscription on the side: "BROOKLYN - STATEN ISLAND," with a smaller inscription near the bow: "ST. GEORGE." Staten Island is seen in the background at left. Typed inscription on paper glued to the reverse of the mount: "TR-196 / 69th STREET FERRY / ST. GEORGE coming into / Brooklyn slip. / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Nov. 16, 1963."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 4.5
Earliest Date 1963
Latest Date 1963
Subjects Ferries
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1446
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 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.