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Title [Entrance to Midland Beach]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date 1933
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W print. View of the boardwalk at Midland Beach, Staten Island. Men, women and children are walking or standing on the boardwalk. At left is an arched opening attached to a 3-story building with a tower. Signs on the buildings along the boardwalk include: "SKEE BALL"; "LUNCHEONETTE / BATHERS / SERVED"; and "Mermaid / RESTAURANT / AND / ROOF GARDEN". Reverse side has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Midland Beach - 1933 / HFlamm".
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Print size 7.5 x 9.375
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, August 2015.
Earliest Date 1933
Latest Date 1933
Subjects Beaches
Boardwalks
Amusement parks
Restaurants
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.8825
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, August 2015.
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