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Title [Majors Department Store]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date ca. 1965-1970
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the sign for '"MAJORS / DISCOUNT DEPARTMENT STORE;" the sign has a large figure of a man wearing a band uniform and a shako hat. The store is in the background, with large sign "MAJORS" on the building. The store was located at Forest Avenue and Grandview Avenue in Mariners Harbor, Staten Island. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Weitzman / Island / Views / 1 each / 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1965
Latest Date 1970
Subjects Department stores
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.6380
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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