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Title [Taylor Street at Cary Avenue]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date December 11, 1953
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View looking north on Taylor Street at the corner of Cary Avenue in West New Brighton, Staten Island. There are houses on both sides of the street. Inscription on the awning of the building on the far right corner: "BILL'S FOOD STORE." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "All State 12-11-53 / Re - Taylor & Cary."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History As of 2016, the structures at this intersection all still stand (a one-story brick building just slightly visible at far left; the two houses at left, and the buildings on the two corners at right).
Earliest Date 1953
Latest Date 1953
Subjects Streets
Grocery stores
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2264
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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