|Title||[Ravenhurst Park construction site]|
|Object Name||Negative, Film|
|Photographer||Flamm, Herbert A.|
|Date||September 8, 1952|
|Collection||Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection|
Original B&W film negative. View of a man on a bulldozer in a cleared area in Westerleigh, Staten Island. There is a sign at left: "Ravenhurst Park / CUSTOM / BUILT / HOMES / 4-5-6 ROOMS WITH EXPANSION ATTIC / Now Ready For Sale / CALL AT OFFICE - 730 FOREST AVE. / PHONE GI.2-4005-1344." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Odegard [sic] 9-8-52."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
|Film Size||8 x 10|
|Acquisition||Gift of Herbert A. Flamm|
|Ownership and History||The name "Odegard" in the inscription refers to Ole O. Odegaard, a Staten Island builder and developer whose office was located at 730 Forest Avenue.|
|Subjects||Real estate development|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Odegaard, Ole O.
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