On verso: date stamped: May 4, 1954; "Eagle Photo by Senko"; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Roy Campanella on hospital bed, holding up wrist to attending nurse. Caption: "Campy Set for Operation: Nurse Sylvia Gagliano examines wrist and palm of Dodger catcher Roy Campanella in Long Island College Hospital, where he'll have chipped bone removed from wrist. Operation will be performed tomorrow by Dr. Herbert Fett . . . "