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Title [69th Street Ferry, ferry boat Hudson leaving Brooklyn Terminal]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Van Cott, Herbert L.
Date November 16, 1963
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. View of a ferry boat in New York Harbor; the ferry has inscription on its side: "BROOKLYN - STATEN ISLAND." At right, a pier and part of the Brooklyn shore are visible. Brooklyn can be seen in background at far right; Manhattan is in background at left. Typed inscription on paper glued to the reverse of the mount: "TR-195 / 69th STREET FERRY / HUDSON leaving Brooklyn / Terminal for Staten / Island. Looking north. / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Nov. 16, 1963."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 4.5
Earliest Date 1963
Latest Date 1963
Subjects Ferries
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1445
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.