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Title [Billboard for Park Auto]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date October 27, 1952
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of a freestanding billboard. Inscription: "Hold / Everything / UNTILL [sic] YOU SEE... / PARK AUTO SALES / USED CAR DIVISION OF / PALMA Ford / Castleton Ave. - Rector St. /..." Sign at the top: "Richmond Poster." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Richmond Poster 10/27/52." Location is Staten Island; exact location unknown.
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1952
Latest Date 1952
Subjects Billboards
Automobile dealerships
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Palma, Joseph A.
Catalog Number 79.022.1273
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.