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Title:

Tiger Democratic Club

Creator:

Jacob F. Wieners, Jr.

Date:

1897

Description:

The men of the Tiger Democratic Club of College Point pose for a group portrait in front of Stiles Hotel. The hotel facade is dominated by a large sign endorsing the club's choice of Robert Van Wyck for mayor, and nine other men for other offices. The sign is surrounded top and sides by ten straw brooms extending outward from the building.

Location:

Northeast corner of 122nd Street (now College Point Boulevard) at 23rd Avenue, College Point, NY

Type:

glass plate negative; black and white print; digital image Open in Browser 6 KB