DODG 0981 Click for larger image.
DODG 0981 Click for larger image.
Title Music lovers [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 0981
Note On verso: date stamped: Sep. 22, 1951; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Summary Brooklyn Dodgers manager Charlies Dressen autographing cartoon held by man in straw hat at Ebbets Field before game; Dodger second baseman Jackie Robinson standing just behind Dressen and ready to add his autograph; two other men at left looking on; bat rack in lower right foreground; fans in stadium seats in background. Caption on verso: "Music Lovers: Brooklyn Dodger manager Chuck Dressen adds his signature to scroll to be presented by his team to its loudest rooters during pre-game Sym-Phony Day ceremonies for tomorrow at Ebbets Field. Also waiting to inscribe the players' tribute to the Sym-Phonists '14 years of devotion to all things Brooklyn' is Jackie Robinson, as County Judge Samuel S. Leibowitz, chairman of the Sym-Phony Club, approvingly watches at right. Henry Modell, far left, and Herman Kahn beside him, are co-chairman and treasurer, respectively, of the committee."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: Sports: Baseball: Dodgers: Robinson, Jackie: General.
Subject Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.
Dressen, Charles, 1894-1966.
African American baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York.
Baseball managers -- 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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