DODG 0053 Click for larger image
DODG 0053 Click for larger image
Title Making a Brooklyn rooter happy again [picture] / [Brooklyn] Eagle.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1950.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white ; 10 x 8 in.
10 x 8 in.
Call # DODG 0053
Note Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: May 15, 1950; "Eagle Staff photo."
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Summary Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Roy Campanella balancing bat under arm and signing autograph for fan. Caption: "Making a Brooklyn Rooter Happy Again: Harvey Gilman, 12, watches Roy Campanella sign his new autograph in Dodger dugout at Ebbets Field. The book replaces one which Harvey lost just after Roy signed it the last time the Dodgers were in town."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: Sports: Baseball: Dodgers: Campanella, Roy: I
Subject Campanella, Roy, 1921-1993.
African American baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York.
Autographing -- New York (State) -- New York.
Baseball fans -- 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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