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Title [Jorgensen Motors]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 27, 1951
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Interior view of the automotive repair shop of Jorgensen Motors at 478 Bay Street in Stapleton, Staten Island. Three cars are in the shop. There are two signs on the wall: "MACHINE DEPT. BEAR / WHEEL / BALANCING" and "Plymouth / BUILDS GREAT Cars / GOOD Service KEEPS THEM GREAT." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Jorgensen Motors 1-27-51 / 4 Ea."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1951
Latest Date 1951
Subjects Automobile dealerships
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2866
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2017.
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