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Title [Hylan Boulevard]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 19, 1959
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View looking north on Hylan Boulevard from near Bedford Avenue in Grant City, Staten Island. The Boulevard Hotel is at left. Next to the hotel is a freestanding billboard advertising the Nelson K. Mintz automobile dealership and the 1959 DeSoto. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Rich Poster / 1/19/59 / Desoto / Bedford & Hylan / 8 - 8 x 10."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1959
Latest Date 1959
Subjects Billboards
Advertising
Automobile dealerships
Hotels
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1279
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Great Kills Woman's Club, June 2017.
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