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Title [Midland Beach Post Office]
Object Name Postcard
Date 1924
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W postcard, previously mounted on a page in photograph album X17.0003; the album contains photographs of Midland Beach, Staten Island, and is associated with Henry Johnk. View of a man on a horse outside the Midland Beach Post office. The post office is one of a row of one-story buildings seen on the right, identified by a sign above the windows: "MIDLAND BEACH NEW YORK / POST OFFICE." Directly behind the man on the horse is another small structure with painted inscription: "U.S. POST OFFICE," followed by an outline of a pointing hand.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.125 x 5.5
Earliest Date 1924
Latest Date 1924
Subjects Post offices
Horseback riding
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number X17.0003.11.B
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 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.