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Title [Hugot's Cafe, St. George]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date 1903
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on an off-white cardboard mount. View of Hugot's Cafe on Richmond Terrace in St. George, Staten Island. View shows a 1 1/2-story building with a wrap-around porch on the first floor and a wrap-around balcony on the second level. The first-floor porch is furnished with tables covered with tablecloths. The building is attached to a one-story building at right. Four men stand in a row on the lawn in front of the porch; two of the men are dressed as waiters. Another man stands at right, holding a rake or other garden tool, and a woman stands on the balcony. Sign over the doorway of the building at right: "HUGOT'S CAFE."
(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century)
Print size 5 x 7
Acquisition Gift of Lester Bianco and Albert Bittel
Earliest Date 1903
Latest Date 1903
Subjects Restaurants
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Hugot, Louis
Catalog Number 51.023.0001
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, April 2017.
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