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Image: Old Rockaway Park Station

Date: June 6 1916
Time Period: June 6 1916
Medium: 7 7/8 x 9 3/4 inchesĀ  Black and white photograph
Summary: Former Rockaway Park Long Island Rail Road Station as seen from 5th Ave (now Beach 116 Street). On the left is the Rockaway Saving and Loan Association, and Johnson & Martin, General Contractors, Real Estate and Insurance. To the right of the station is a Western Union Telegraph and Cable office, the Boot Black Parlor and a Borden's Ice Cream and Soda parlor. A line of cars is parked in front of the station.
Subject: Train stations [info:lc/vocabulary/graphicMaterials/tgm010984],Rockaway Park (New York, N.Y.) [info:lc/authorities/names/n97046544],Telegraph offices [info:lc/vocabulary/graphicMaterials/tgm010627],Ice cream parlors [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85063989]

Related Entities

Western Union Telegraph Company (depicts)
Long Island Rail Road (depicts)
Borden Company (depicts)

Related Place

Rockaway Park (New York, N.Y.) (depicts)

Related Collection

Queens Borough Public Library Collection at The Archives at Queens Library (is part of)

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