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Title [Klein's Market]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 3, 1963
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W print. Front and side view of Klein's Market on Broad Street at the corner of Gordon Street in Stapleton, Staten Island. There is a large sign on the side of the building: "KLEIN'S / SHOP WITH SILVER DOLLARS! / GET $1.05 WORTH OF MERCHANDISE / FOR EACH SILVER DOLLAR YOU SPEND / KLEIN'S / MEATS GROCERIES & PRODUCE / FREE DELIVERY - GI.8-8100 / Weissglass / DAIRY PRODUCTS." There is a traffic light on the curb in the foreground. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Kleins / 1/3/63 / Re Dollar Sign / 2 Glossy."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1963
Latest Date 1963
Subjects Grocery stores
Food
Traffic signs & signals
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.8642
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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