Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title [Volpe's Nest and Volpe's Tavern]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date March 26, 1949
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Front view of adjoining three-story buildings, seen from across the street, with cars parked in front. Signs on the buildings: "VOLPE'S NEST" and "Volpe's Tavern". Location is Bay Street in Tompkinsville, Staten Island.
(Keywords: Twentieth Century, New York City)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Herbert Flamm photographed these same buildings again in 1956. In that later photo, the business names have changed to Stork's Nest and Tommy's Tavern.
Earliest Date 1949
Latest Date 1949
Subjects Restaurants
Bars
Food
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.0081
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2014.
Legal Status Images and text in this database are copyrighted by the Staten Island Historical Society unless otherwise noted. 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.