Back in the early1800s, the state of New York established a marine hospital on Staten Island which was used to quarantine passengers showing signs of illness as they entered New York harbor. Residents opposed “the Quarantine” from the start. By 1858, they had had enough.
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CUNYtv’s ‘Diverse City’ Takes A Deep Dive Into Richmond Town
Check out this episode of CUNYtvs Diverse City showcasing Richmond Town.
Watch This Local News Compilation Of A Staten Island Tornado From 1990
Local news footage from 1990 documenting a tornado touchdown on Staten Island.
Watch Staten Island Memorial Day Footage From 1966
With Memorial Day Weekend in full swing, some people like to bring up the annual Staten Island Memorial Day Parade and get wistful about years gone by.
Watch ‘A Walk Around Staten Island’ Documentary By PBS
Watch a unique documentary about the history of SI.
See Footage Of South Beach From 1948
Rare footage of South Beach from 1948.
Here’s The Dr Dolan Yule Log To Make Your Staten Island Christmas Complete
It’s just not Christmas without the Dolan Yule Log!
Watch An Unearthed 90s CTV Classic in ‘The Mike Steel Show’
Look, I know what you want. It’s no secret that we all wish we could go back and record marathon blocks of old CTV (Staten Island Public Access) footage.
Watch The Staten Island Ferry Dock in 1928
Thanks to the Speed Graphic Film and Video Channel, we now have this rare footage of the Staten Island ferry docking from way back in 1928.
Watch Newly Uploaded Footage of the Victory Diner Moving to Midland Beach From 2007
Right now you can watch a recently uploaded video of the legendary Victory Diner being moved from its former home on Amboy Road to its “new home” on Midland Beach.
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