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Title [Thompson Street]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date July 30, 1940
Collection Borough President's Office Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W print. View of Thompson Street, looking south from Bay Street, in Stapleton, Staten Island. Storefronts on Bay Street are partially visible in the foreground at far left and right; the one at right has a sign: "TOWER / SHOE[S]," with shoes displayed in the window below. In the distance at center is a clock tower with sign "R&H BEER." The original negative sleeve has a handwritten inscription: "Thompson St / Bay St S. / 7.30.40 / Finished Job / No before."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.625 x 4.75
Acquisition Gift of the City of New York, Department of Purchase, Salvage Division
Earliest Date 1940
Latest Date 1940
Subjects Streets
Brewing industry
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 68.027.0028
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, September 2017.
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.