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Title [Demyan's Hofbrau Restaurant]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date December 18, 1968
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Diagonal front view of Demyan's Hofbrau. There is a sign on the side of building: "Demyan's / Hofbrau / LUNCHEON / DINNER / COCKTAILS / BANQUET HALLS / for WEDDINGS & PARTIES / HOME CATERING". The photographer's shadow is visible at the bottom of the image.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 10 x 8
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Demyan's Hofbrau was a well-known Staten Island restaurant located in Stapleton. It was particularly noted for its role in providing catering for the production of the 1972 film "The Godfather."

This photo shows Demyan's Hofbrau at its second location, 730 Van Duzer Street. The restaurant was damaged by fire in 1980 and subsequently closed.
Earliest Date 1968
Latest Date 1968
Subjects Restaurants
Banquet halls
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Demyan, Jack
Catalog Number 79.022.1542
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, September 2015.
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