CONE 0069
CONE 0069
Title Eagle spurs cleanup action [picture].
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1946.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white, gelatin silver ; 10 x 8 in.
paper 10 x 8 in.
Call # CONE 0069
Note Grease pencil cropping marks.
On verso: date stamped: Jul[y] 12, 1946.
Title from caption on verso.
Summary Crew of workmen with rakes cleaning beach; two trash receptacles, three women sitting on beach in left foreground, and jetty in background. Caption: "Eagle spurs cleanup action--Informed by the Brooklyn Eagle of complaints of unsanitary conditions at Coney Island beach, Mayor O'Dwyer immediately ordered Park Department officials to begin a cleanup campaign. An emergency detail is shown hand-raking the beach for litter at Stillwell late yesterday."
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:
Indexes Folder: Coney Island: Cleanup drive
Subject Beaches.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.

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