Title [Don Newcombe at home] [picture].
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1949.
Description 13 photographic prints : black & white
Call # DODG 0724
DODG 0725
DODG 0726
DODG 0727
DODG 0728
DODG 0729
DODG 0730
DODG 0731
DODG 0732
DODG 0733
DODG 0734
DODG 0735
DODG 0736
Note Title supplied by cataloger.
On versos of 0725, 0729, and 0735: date inscribed or stamped: Sep. 12, 1949.
0725, 0728, 0729, and 0735 retouched.
Summary Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Don Newcombe in a series of images showing his home life in Colonia, New Jersey, with his wife Freddie; 0724 (10 x 8 in.) shows Freddie standing at side of bed with sauce pan, apparently waking Newcombe in the morning; 0725 (8 x 7 in.) identical to 0724, but with retouching and smaller dimensions; 0726 (10 x 8 in.) shows Newcombe sitting up in bed stretching; 0727 (10 x 8 in.) shows Newcombe and Freddie waving to camera from the top of their stoop; 0728 (8 x 7 in., with 6 x 4 in. portion missing from lower left) shows Newcombe on sofa, adusting radio and holding baseball magazine; 0729 (8 x 4 in.) shows Newcombe raking leaves on lawn; 0730 (6 x 4 in.) shows Newcombe apparently disposing of object at incinerator; 0731 (10 x 8 in.) shows Newcombe and Freddie standing together against bureau and floral wallpaper; 0732 (10 x 8 in.) shows Newcombe mowing lawn, with neighboring house in background; 0733 (10 x 8 in.) shows Newcombe shaving before bathroom mirror; 0734 (10 x 8 in.) shows Newcombe with hammer, in process of hanging mirror on wall; 0735 (8 x 7 in.) shows Freddie (with apron) and Newcombe in kitchen, with Newcombe about to sample sauce from spoon held by Freddie; 0736 (9 x 7 in.) shows same scene as 0735 but Freddie without apron.
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: Sports: Baseball: Dodgers: Newcombe, Don: Family.
Subject Newcombe, Don, 1926-2019 -- Family.
African American baseball players -- New Jersey -- Colonia.
Married people -- New Jersey -- Colonia.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
New Jersey.
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.

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