SCHL 0818 Click for larger image
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Title 165 years young [picture] / [Dan] Fox.
Author Fox, Dan, photographer.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1952.
Description 3 photographic prints : black & white, gelatin silver.
Call # SCHL 0818
SCHL 0819
SCHL 0822
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Summary Caption: "165 years young--Merritt Whitman (0819), junior at Erasmus Hall High School [located at 911 Flatbush Avenue], garbed in costume of 18th century gentleman, tolls old schoolmaster's bell in front of old academy building. Regents' Chancellor John P. Myers (0818) presents 165-year-old charter of academy to Acting Principal William J. Stratton as fellow regents, left to right, Welles V. Moot, Roger W. Straus and Jacob L. Holtzman, look on. Clad in costumes of founding date (0822), are student hosts at birthday celebration of Flatbush school. They are Arthur Olson, and left to right, Alice Flor, Hilda Goldman and Rose Tursellino.."
Note Cropped: 0818: 6 x 8 in; 0819: 8 x 6 in.; 0822: 8 x 8 in.; retouched.
On verso: date stamped: Dec. 20, 1952; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; "Eagle staff photo by Fox."
Title from caption on versos.
Brooklyn Eagle.
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Indexes Folder: Schools: Public: High schools: Erasmus Hall: Students I
Subject Erasmus Hall High School.
Costume -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Bells -- New York (State) -- New York.
Handbells -- New York (State) -- New York.
High school students -- New York (State) -- New York.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.

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