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Title [Schick's Garage]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date ca. 1950
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of a large automotive service station and garage on Bay Street in Clifton, Staten Island. There are several signs and inscriptions on the buildings, including: "SCHICK'S / GARAGE / INC. / DODGE / SERVICE / PLYMOUTH;" "SALES DODGE TRUCKS SERVICE;" and "FIXIT / BODY SHOP." A street sign for Camden Street is on the corner. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Schick / 6x8."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1948
Latest Date 1952
Subjects Automobile service stations
Automobile repair
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2477
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2017.
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