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Title [Bay Street]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date February 6, 1962
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of buildings along Bay Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island. Businesses include Post Exterminating Company and 3 Deuces restaurant. There are billboards for Seagram's 7, Buick V-6, and Meadowlark Homes. Another billboard advertises new Buicks for $2287 at the Robbins Reef automobile dealership. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "2/6/62 / Mauro / 2 each."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1962
Latest Date 1962
Subjects Streets
Automobile dealerships
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.3929
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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