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Title [Barbershop interior]
Object Name Postcard
Date 1924
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W postcard, mounted on a page in photograph album X17.0003; the album contains photographs of Midland Beach, Staten Island, and is associated with Henry Johnk. Four men stand beside four chairs in a barbershop; each man wears a white coat, a tie, and dark trousers. The chairs face a long mirror on the wall at right; a shelf beneath the mirror holds numerous bottles and stacks of what appear to be towels. The same barbers in the same shop are seen in photo X17.0003.05.A.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 5.875 x 3.875
Earliest Date 1924
Latest Date 1924
Subjects Barbers
Barbershops
Interiors
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number X17.0003.04.B
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.