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Title [69th Street Ferry boat "The Tides"]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date November 9, 1956
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of the deck on the ferry boat "The Tides." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Six - / 69 St Ferry / Tides / 11/9/56."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The 69th Street Ferry operated between Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, and St. George, Staten Island. It ceased operation a few days after the opening of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.
Earliest Date 1956
Latest Date 1956
Subjects Ferries
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.3787
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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