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Title [Borough Hall seen from Hyatt Street]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Studio or Publisher Weitzman Photo Shop
Date 1931
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print. View of Borough Hall in St. George, Staten Island, as seen looking up Hyatt Street. The building at left has a theater marquee for the St. George Theater; the movie name on the marquee is "THE MAN IN / POSSESSION". A sign below that says "REFRIGERATED". Numerous cars are parked or driving on the street. Stamped inscription in blue on reverse: "988 / WEITZMAN / PHOTO / STAPLETON, N.Y."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 5 x 7
Ownership and History The movie seen on the theater marquee, "The Man in Possession," opened in July 1931.
Earliest Date 1931
Latest Date 1931
Subjects Streets
Neighborhoods
City & town halls
Theaters
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.0385
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, November 2015.
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.