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Title [Richmond Memorial Hospital]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 29, 1964
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Interior view of a hospital room, with a young girl seated in a bed. Two young women wearing candy striper uniforms stand alongside the bed. The girl has a tray table which holds a carton of Weissglass milk, and a doll is seated on the bed next to her.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History This appears to be a promotional photograph for the Richmond Memorial Hospital. The hospital, located in Princes Bay, Staten Island, first opened in 1920. After various expansions and a merger with The Staten Island Hospital, the Seguine Avenue facility is known (as of 2015) as Staten Island University Hospital South.
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Interiors
Hospitals
Public relations
Children
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.4742
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2015.
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