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The Staten Island Ferryboat President Roosevelt at the Saint George Slip

A greyscale photograph of the Staten Island Ferry Boat "President Roosevelt" taken during it's trial run in 1922.  The ferry boat is near the ferry slip in St. George, Staten Island.  The building of this vessel was completed in 1921.

Medium: Greyscale photographic print

Dates: 1922

Dimensions: 8" H x 10" W

Signature/Inscription: 'Pres. Roosevelt' at edge of slip at St. George- on trial run after being delivered by S.I.S.B. Co. (BLT 1921)- St. George. 1922.; Back of photo

Accession Number: DP and S 51 (GS 7029)

Credit: From the Collection of Staten Island Museum.

Tags: 20th century, department of plants and structures, docking, ferry, maritime, photograph, president roosevelt, st. george, staten island ferry