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Title [Charlie's Restaurant]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date October 2, 1963
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Diagonal front view of Charlie's Restaurant at 1429 Richmond Avenue in Graniteville, Staten Island. Signs on the front of the store advertise fountain service, home cooking, luncheonette, hot & cold hero sandwiches, and ice cream. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Cybulski / 1429 Rich Ave / 10/2/63 / Charlies Rest / 2 each 6x8 / 3."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Herbert Flamm photographed this same restaurant in 1970. The 1970 photos show that the storefront was remodeled, but the interior did not change significantly. See photos 79.022.2780 and 79.022.2781.
Earliest Date 1963
Latest Date 1963
Subjects Food
Restaurants
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.2683
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
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