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Title [Billboard, Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date July 6, 1960
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of a freestanding billboard on Hylan Boulevard at Hamden Avenue in Grant City, Staten Island. The billboard has an illustration of a boy, a girl, a bird, and an ice cream bar. Inscription: "BEST LICK ON A STICK / Tootsie Roll ICE CREAM BAR." Sign at the top of the billboard: "Richmond Poster." The original negative sleeve has Flamm's handwritten inscription: "Rich Poster / 7/6/60 Tootsie Roll / Hampden [sic] & Hylan / 3 - 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1960
Latest Date 1960
Subjects Billboards
Advertising
Ice cream & ices
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1359
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
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