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Title [First auto and gas engineering class, Public School 1]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1900-1910
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cardboard mount. Group portrait of seventeen men and boys standing and seated in a machine shop; the group is posed on and around various kinds of equipment and tools. At right hangs a sign with inscription: "FIRST / AUTO & GAS / ENGINEERING / CLASS / PUBLIC SCHOOL / NO 1 / TOTTENVILLE, N.Y."
(Keywords: Staten Island, New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Print size 6.25 x 9.5
Earliest Date 1900
Latest Date 1920
Subjects Schools
Students
Teachers
Machine shops
Interiors
Group portraits
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1627
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, August 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.