DODG 0966 Click for larger image.
DODG 0966 Click for larger image.
Title For interracial advancement [picture] / [Brooklyn] Eagle.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1951.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white ; 8 x 10 in.
8 x 10 in.
Call # DODG 0966
Note On verso: date stamped: Jan. 6, 1951; "Eagle Staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Summary Brooklyn Dodgers second baseman Jackie Robinson presenting honorary plaque to man in suit; location unknown. Caption on verso: "For Interracial Advancement: Jackie Robinson, star second basemen of the Dodgers, presents annual gold award of George Washington Carver Memoirial Institute to Lewis S. Rosenstiel, chariman of board of Schenley Industries, Inc., for establishing 'prejudice-free opportunity' in that company. Robinson was the recipient last year."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: Sports: Baseball: Dodgers: Robinson, Jackie: Awards.
Subject Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.
African American baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York.
Businessmen -- New York (State) -- New York.
Award presentations -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.
Addl. Title Brooklyn eagle.

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