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Object Name Glass
Date ca. 1930-1935
Description Clear, cylindrical drinking glass with inscription: "New York Harbor / Staten Island" in black and a depiction of the Staten Island Ferry in red on both sides of the glass.
(Keywords: Souvenir, New York City)
Acquisition Gift of Margaret Robinson
Ownership and History This drinking glass was acquired by Anna Robinson of Staten Island on a P.S. 28 Mother's Club trip to the Weissglass Dairy plant on Forest Avenue, ca. 1930-1935. It was given to the Staten Island Historical Society by her daughter, Margaret Robinson.
Earliest Date 1930
Latest Date 1935
Material Glass
Subjects Souvenirs
Ferries
Drinking vessels
Lexicon Sub-category Food Service T&E
Associated People Robinson, Margaret
Catalog Number 13.001.0003
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2014.
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