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Title [Lighthouse Restaurant]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date 1954
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original color print. Color snapshot, slightly out of focus; front view of a two and one-half story brick building, with a street in the foreground; first floor has two doors and two windows with signs: "SODA FOUNTAIN / ICE CREAM" in one window and "LIGHT-HOUSE / RESTAURANT" in the other window. A woman stands in the doorway. Stamped inscription on reverse: "THIS IS A / KODACOLOR PRINT / MADE BY / EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY / T.M. REGIS. U.S. PAT. OFF. / Week of October 25, 1954".
(Keywords: Richmond, Richmond Road, New York, HRT)
Print size 5 x 3.5
Acquisition Gift of Eleanor Brennan
Ownership and History The photograph was among several donated to the Staten Island Historical Society by Eleanor (Prohaska) Brennan, who worked as a waitress in the restaurant owned by her family.
Earliest Date 1954
Latest Date 1954
Subjects Restaurants
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 98.024.0003
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, May 2013.
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.