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Title [Demyan's Hofbrau Restaurant]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date November 10, 1955
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Front view of a restaurant with a sign hanging above the entrance: "hofbrau / Demyan's / Restaurant". Two cars are parked in front of the building.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Demyan's Hofbrau was a well-known Staten Island restaurant located in Stapleton. It was particularly noted for its role in providing catering for the production of the 1972 film "The Godfather."

This photo shows Demyan's Hofbrau at its original location at 201 Broad Street. The restaurant relocated to 730 Van Duzer Street around 1960. It was damaged by fire in 1980 and subsequently closed.
Earliest Date 1955
Latest Date 1955
Subjects Restaurants
Food
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Demyan, Jack
Catalog Number 79.022.0683
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, September 2015.
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