CONE 0070
CONE 0070
Title Anti-filth brigade [picture].
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1946.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white, gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
paper 8 x 10 in.
Call # CONE 0070
Note Grease pencil cropping marks.
On verso; date stamped: Jul[y] 12, 1946.
Slightly damaged in upper right.
Title from caption on verso.
Summary Crew of workmen with shovels and rakes cleaning beach; several trash receptacles. Caption: "Anti-filth brigade--Augmented squads of Park Department employes [sic] begin cleanup maneuver at Coney Island beach. ... More than 100 men were added to the regular maintenance staff to keep the beach in a sanitary condition."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Note Brooklyn Eagle.
Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information, please contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library: https://www.bklynlibrary.org/brooklyncollection
Indexes Folder: Coney Island: Cleanup drive
Subject Beaches.
Sanitation.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.
Addl. Author New York (N.Y.). Department of Parks.

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