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Title [Arthur Kill Road at Doane Avenue and Colon Avenue]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date February 21, 1956
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of Arthur Kill Road at Doane Avenue and Colon Avenue in Great Kills, Staten Island. Doane Avenue and Colon Avenue are unpaved. The negative has the photographer's handwritten inscriptions: "PROPERTY IN QUESTION"; "DOANE AVE."; "ARTHUR KILL RD."; "COLON AVE."; and "# 1 2-21-56." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Melniker 2-21-56 / Re Arthur Kill & Doane."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The name "Melniker" in the envelope inscription refers to Staten Island architect Albert Melniker (1910-2002).
Earliest Date 1956
Latest Date 1956
Subjects Real estate development
Streets
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Melniker, Albert
Catalog Number 79.022.1850
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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