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Title [Rossville Tavern and Restaurant]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date February 17, 1964
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. Interior view of the bar and dining room of the Rossville Tavern and Restaurant at 1040 Rossville Road in Rossville, Staten Island. The room is furnished with tables and chairs; there is a jukebox partially visible at left and a large fan hangs from the ceiling above a television set. A sign over the bar reads "TO BE SERVED / YOU MUST BE / 21 / OR OVER." The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Corso / 2/17/64 / 6 x 8 / Rossville Rest / 6x8."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 8 x 10
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Earliest Date 1964
Latest Date 1964
Subjects Food
Restaurants
Bars
Interiors
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.1063
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2017.
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