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Title [Bachmann's Brewery employees]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Bear, George
Date ca. 1895
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on off-white cardboard mount. Group portrait of men and boys arranged in four rows. The two men and two boys in the front row are seated on the ground; the boys each hold a rifle. The men in the second row are seated on a bench; one of the men holds an accordion. The men in the other rows are standing. They are in front of a wooden building; at right is a sign: "FREDK. BACHMANN'S / FIRST PRIZE / CENTENNIAL / LAGER BIER." Printed inscription on the mount below the photo: "GEO. BEAR, PHOTO. / STAPLETON, S.I." An inscription on the reverse identifies this as Bachmann's Brewery employees, Maple Avenue between Tompkins Avenue and the railroad tracks, Rosebank, Staten Island, ca. 1895.
(Keywords: New York)
Print size 7.250 x 9.5
Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1900
Subjects Brewing industry
Employees
Group portraits
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 39.005.0002
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.
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