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Title [69th Street Ferry, St. George Terminal, pedestrian bridge connecting terminals]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Van Cott, Herbert L.
Date December 8, 1964
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. View of an elevated, roofed bridge connecting two buildings, with a wide paved area in foreground. The building in the background is the St. George Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry to Manhattan, with stairs to the bus ramp at far left; the building at far left is the St. George Terminal of the 69th Street Ferry to Brooklyn. Typed inscription on paper glued to the reverse of the mount: "TR-187 / 69th STREET FERRY / St. George, / Staten Island, Terminal / Pedestrian bridge from / New York to Brooklyn / ferry houses. / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Dec. 8, 1964."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 4.5
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Ferries
Transportation facilities
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1437
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.