This was Staten Island. by Dorothy Valentine Smith

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Published by Staten Island Historical Society in [Staten Island, N.Y.] .

Written in English

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LC ClassificationsF127.S7 S6
The Physical Object
Pagination131 p.
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5599657M
LC Control Number68005838

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Hardcover: pages Publisher: The Staten Island Historical Society; 1st edition () Language: English ASIN: BBF38G Shipping Weight: 1 pounds Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5, in Books (See Top in Books)Author: Dorothy Valentine Smith.

It was my love of Staten Island and a desire to see again how the Island used to look that led me write this Island then and now is a relief from the frenzied atmosphere of the rest of the city.

It's really been a learning experience for me. Staten Island has such an amazing history/5(30). This was Staten Island. [Staten Island, N.Y.] Staten Island Historical Society, (OCoLC) Online version: Smith, Dorothy Valentine.

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