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New Dorp Light, New Dorp, S.I.

WTD 2290

A postcard with an image of the New Dorp Light that is located in New Dorp, Staten Island.  The view is from the Moravian Cemetery, and headstones are visible in the middleground of the photograph.  The New Dorp Light is on the National Register of Historic Places and is a New York City Landmark.  James Vokral has owned the building since 1974, and he has done extensive renovations.

Medium: Postcard

Dates: 20th Century

Dimensions: 5.5" H x 3.5" W

Signature/Inscription: New Dorp Light--a range light of the Swash Channel, stands on a hill behind the Moravian Cemetery. The light is 190 feet above sea level and is visible for 20 miles. Lines up with Elm Tree Light. Lumitone Press Photo-Print. New York-Made in U.S.A.; Back of photo

Accession Number: WTD 2290

Credit: Gift of William T. Davis

Tags: headstone, james vokral, lighthouse, moravian cemetery, new dorp, new dorp light, photograph, postcard, tombstone, vokral, william t. davis postcard collection