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Title [Richmond Creek with ice skaters]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date 1973
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description 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."
(Keyword: HRT)

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.
Earliest Date 1973
Latest Date 1973
Subjects Skating
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.0004
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.