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Accession number 2013.11
Collection Postcard Collection
Object ID 2013.11.1
Object Name Postcard
Date 1910
Title Trolley Station in Arverne, L.I.
Scope & Content Hand colored photograph of the trolley station in Arverne, L.I. (also known as Far Rockaway.) Trolley in photograph is from the Ocean Electric Railway. Photograph on the postcard was printed backwards. Verso of the postcard includes an address and the message " The water is simply grand From Sister." Postcard is stamped Far Rockaway Arverne Station.
Extent of Description One postcard
Level of description Item
Subjects Postcards
Trolley stations
Trolley tracks
Far Rockaway (Queens, N.Y.)
Long Island (New York, N.Y.)
Postal cards
People/ Corporations Ocean Electric Railway
Station Arverne Trolley Station, Far Rockaway, Long Island (Ocean Electric Railway)
Beach 60th Street (IND Rockaway Line)
Number of images 2.0