|Title||[Richmond Creek with ice skaters]|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Collection||Staten Island Geographic Collection|
Original B&W print. Winter scene; view of numerous people ice skating on Richmond Creek. St. Andrew's Church and cemetery are in the background. Penciled inscription on reverse: "Mill Pond / Feb 1973."
|Print size||8 x 8|
|Acquisition||Collection of the Staten Island Historical Society|
|Ownership and History||
Staten Island's Richmond Creek runs through Historic Richmond Town and widens to a pond near St. Andrew's Church.
The boy in the foreground at right, wearing a New York Rangers jersey and testing his new skates, is Charles DeStefano. The boy on his left has been identified as Jack Colucci.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, May 2013.|
|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.|