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Title [Schwiebert House]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Koledo, Michael
Date April 7, 1963
Collection Richmondtown Restoration Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W print. Diagonal front and side view of the Schwiebert House as seen from across Richmond Road in Richmond, Staten Island. In the distance at right are the Bennett House (then Al's General Store), Aquilino's Pizzeria, and one corner of the Edwards-Barton House. At far right is the Guyon Store/Tavern (then Eugene and Ida Puntillo's barber shop and residence).
(Keywords: HRT, New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 7.5 x 9.625
Ownership and History The Schwiebert House, which is now part of Historic Richmond Town, was built 1909-1910 as the home of John Frederick Schwiebert, his wife Anna, and their children. Mr. Schwiebert, who immigrated to the U.S. from Germany in 1881, was the owner of a carriage manufactory located next door to his home.
Earliest Date 1963
Latest Date 1963
Subjects Houses
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Schwiebert, John F., Sr.
Catalog Number 66.006.0027
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2016.
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