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Title [Ajello Dairies Salumeria]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date December 5, 1968
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of Ajello Dairies Salumeria at 4105 Hylan Boulevard in Eltingville, Staten Island.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century, Deli)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History A salumeria, derived from an Italian word for cured meat, is a type of grocery store that typically offers meats and Italian specialty items. Shops called pork stores often carry similar products. Staten Islanders might use the terms salumeria, pork store, or Italian delicatessen to describe similar businesses.
Earliest Date 1968
Latest Date 1968
Subjects Food
Grocery stores
Stores & shops
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1553
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, September 2014.
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