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Title [New Dorp Railroad Station]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Fingado, Raymond
Date January 1942
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print. Diagonal front and side view of the Staten Island Rapid Transit Railroad Station in New Dorp, Staten Island. Train tracks and wooden platforms are in the foreground; behind the station is a street with buildings; one brick building has a sign "BARBER SHOP." A man wearing a coat and hat is at the far right of the photo.
(Keywords: HRT, New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 4.750
Ownership and History This railroad station once served the neighborhood of New Dorp. Its original location was near Rose Avenue and 6th Street (now New Dorp Plaza). It was built in 1889 and moved to Historic Richmond Town in 1965.
Earliest Date 1942
Latest Date 1942
Subjects Railroad stations
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.0188
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2016.
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