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Title Anton Reinhold Saloon
Object Name Print, Photographic
Photographer Marksville, S.
Date 1890
Collection Staten Island Geographic Collection
Description Original B&W print on cardboard mount (cabinet card). View of a wood frame building on the corner of a street. A woman and two children are seated in the doorway with the door open; there are large, multi-paned windows on first floor at front and side. Inscription on a sign mounted on the front of the building: "PARK HOUSE / GEO. BECHTEL'S / [illegible] / LAGER BIER." Sign mounted on the corner of the building: "GEO. BECHTEL'S / [shield shape] / LAGER BIER / [STATEN ISLAND?] BREW'Y / [illegible] / [round emblem] / [...]ATER." Sign in the front window: "GEO. BECHTEL'S / LAGER BIER." Handwritten inscription beneath the photo: "ANTON REINHOLD SALOON / 1890." The reverse side of the mount has a printed inscription and handwritten inscriptions, possibly by different hands; printed inscription: "No. of Negative, 1396 [written in by hand] / S. MARKSVILLE, / Architectural, Mechanical / AND / LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHER, / 343 East 34th Street, / NEW YORK. / [...] / Photographs of Residences, Groups, Machinery and Architectural Work a specialty. / [...]." Handwritten inscriptions: "[in?] Bay / Water / Anton Reinholds Tavern. / 1890 / mom / Tony / Ann / 1890 / Stapleton / Bay & Water St." The inscription may identify the woman as Anton Reinhold's wife Katherine, and the children as their son Anthony George and daughter Anna.
(Keywords: New York, Bay Street, Water Street)
Print size 5.25 x 4
Acquisition Gift of Frank Reinhold
Ownership and History Anton Reinhold (1856-1919) immigrated to the U.S. from Germany. His occupation in the 1880 census was Saloon Keeper.
Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1890
Subjects Taverns (Inns)
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Reinhold, Anton
Reinhold, Katherine M. (Bouel)
Reinhold, Anna E.
Reinhold, Anthony George
Catalog Number 74.010.0003
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.