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Title [Knickerbocker Inn]
Object Name Print, Photographic
Date ca. 1910-1920
Collection Albertype Company Collection
Description B&W print from original negative. View of an unpaved road with one automobile parked on the side of the road. The building at left is the Knickerbocker Inn in Great Kills, Staten Island. Sign at left: "KNICKERBOCKER INN / RESTAURANT."
(Keywords: New York City)
Print size 4 x 6.125
Acquisition Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Britten Hillyer
Ownership and History The Knickerbocker Inn was a hotel and restaurant near the waterfront in Great Kills. A 1919 newspaper listing noted that the hotel could accommodate 60 guests.
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1925
Subjects Taverns (Inns)
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Paloschi, Aristide Lazzaro
Catalog Number PH01.1115
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2016.
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.