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Title [McCarthy's Tavern]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date August 17, 1964
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Interior view of McCarthy's Tavern at 63 Lafayette Avenue in New Brighton, Staten Island. There is a bar at left and a booth at right. The room also contains a telephone booth and a jukebox. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "McCarthy / 63 Laffayette [sic] Av / 8/17/64 / 2 each 6 x 8."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History Pat McCarthy's Tavern in New Brighton, Staten Island, was later known as the Cottage Tavern. In 1992 it became Adobe Blues, and it still operates under that name as of 2016.
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Food
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1068
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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