DODG 0749 Click for larger image
DODG 0749 Click for larger image
Title Greetings for Don [picture] / Brooklyn Eagle.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], [1951?]
Description 1 photographic print : black & white ; 10 x 8 in.
10 x 8 in.
Call # DODG 0749
Note Title from caption on verso.
On verso: dates stamped and inscribed: 1949; Sep 27, 1951; Dec. 29, 1951; Apr. 22, 1952; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Summary Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Don Newcombe, with right leg raised and glove on hand, in relaxed pose in dugout at Ebbets Field before game; scattered fans in stadium seats in background. Caption: "Greetings for Don: Uncle Sam decided he had a place for Don Newcombe, star right-hand hurler of the Dodgers, and thus the Army will get itself a new private while the Dodgers will lose a 20-game winner."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: Sports: Baseball: Dodgers: Newcombe, Don: Portraits.
Subject Newcombe, Don, 1926-2019.
African American baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Ebbets Field (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.
Addl. Title Brooklyn eagle.

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