DODG 0980 Click for larger image.
DODG 0980 Click for larger image.
Title Pennant goes up in Times Square [picture] / Metropolitan Photo Service.
Corp Author Metropolitan Photo Service.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1950.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white ; 9 x 7 in.
9 x 7 in.
Call # DODG 0980
Note On verso: date stamped: May 17, 1950; photographer's stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Summary Brooklyn Dodgers second baseman Jackie Robinson (in tuxedo) standing under marquee with his wife, Brooklyn Borough President John Cashmore, and others; pennant reading "Brooklyn" stretched over their heads; policemen and others in background. Caption on verso: "Pennant Goes Up in Times Square: Before premiere of 'The Jackie Robinson Story," Borough President Cashmore and Robinson raise Dodgers' National League flag over marquee of Astor Theater, Manhattan, while Mrs. Robinson and Mrs. Cashmore look on."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: Sports: Baseball: Dodgers: Robinson, Jackie: General.
Subject Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.
Robinson, Rachel, 1922-
Cashmore, John, 1895-1961.
African American baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York.
Politicians -- New York (State) -- New York.
Motion picture premieres -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Times Square (New York, N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Night photographs.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.
night photography.

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