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Title [69th Street Ferry, St. George Terminal, waiting lanes for cars]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Van Cott, Herbert L.
Date November 30, 1964
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cream cardboard mount. View of a paved area with approximately five lanes for cars divided by raised concrete strips, with a car going up a ramp at right. Several of the lanes have striped barriers lowered at the end. An elevated, curved ramp extends from left to right, toward the St. George Terminal of the Staten Island ferry to Manhattan, with a stairway at right. A bus is partly visible on the upper portion of the ramp at center. Typed inscription on paper glued to the reverse of the mount: "TR-185 / 69th STREET FERRY / St. George, / Staten Island, Terminal / Waiting lanes for cars / under bus ramps / Looking west / By Herbert L. Van Cott / Nov. 30, 1964."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 3.5 x 4.5
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Ferries
Transportation facilities
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number PH01.1435
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.