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Title [69th Street Ferry, Brooklyn Terminal]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Van Cott, Herbert L.
Date November 25, 1964
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. View of a small building located in front of an overpass; a person is walking beneath the overpass at left. Another building, parked cars, and another person are visible on the far side of the overpass. The small building has several signs mounted or leaning in front of it. Typed inscription on paper glued on the reverse of the mount: "TR - 174 / 69th STREET FERRY / Brooklyn Terminal / Looking west along / 69th St. Pier. / Ferry house at left / beyond street overpass. / Ticket booth in front of overpass. / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Nov. 25, 1964."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.625 x 4.5
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Ferries
Transportation facilities
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1424
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.
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