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Group of Naturalists on “Salt-Water Day” at Crooke’s Point in Great Kills
A photograph taken by Howard Henderson Cleaves (1887 - 1981) on July 16, 1914 of a group of naturalists celebrating "Salt Water Day" on Crooke's Point in Great Kills, Staten Island.
Artist: Howard Henderson Cleaves (1887 - 1981)
Medium: Greyscale photographic print
Dates: July 16, 1914
Signature/Inscription: "Salt-water Day" Group; Crooke's Pt. Great Kills, July 16, 1914, Photo by H.H. Cleaves. Menn. [?] The mass of flowers in the foreground is Saponaria officinalis L. = "Bouncing Bet" , "Soapwort"; Back of Photograph
Accession Number: K 771
Credit: From the Collection of Staten Island Museum.