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Title [Verrazano-Narrows Bridge toll plaza]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date November 6, 1964
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the Staten Island Expressway toll booths at the entrance to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge; the bridge is visible in the distance. Two automobiles (a car and a pickup truck) are partially visible behind the toll booths.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York City)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History This photograph shows the newly-constructed toll booths on the Staten Island side of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. The upper deck of the bridge opened on November 21, 1964, about two weeks after this photograph was taken.
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Toll bridges
Express highways
Automobile travel
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Flamm, Herbert A.
Catalog Number PH01.0078
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2013.
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