|Object Name||Negative, Film|
|Photographer||Flamm, Herbert A.|
|Date||August 27, 1948|
|Collection||Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection|
Original B&W film negative. Group portrait of 11 men in the interior of Palma Motors at 1355 Castleton Avenue in West New Brighton, Staten Island. Three men in the front row are seated, and the others stand behind them. Two of the men in the front row hold up a plaque with inscription "FOUR LETTER DEALER." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Palma Motors 8-27-48 / 6 ea 8x10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
|Film Size||8 x 10|
|Acquisition||Gift of Herbert A. Flamm|
|Ownership and History||Joseph A. Palma, Staten Island Borough President from 1934 to 1945, opened Palma Motors in 1929.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Palma, Joseph A.
|Support Acknowledgment||Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, July 2017.|
|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.|