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Guide to the Brooklyn Dodgers team photographs V1987.019

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Weatherly Stephan

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on January 30, 2012
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Title: Brooklyn Dodgers team photographs
Dates: 1953
Quantity: 1.4 Linear feet in one folder and one oversize box.
Graphic materials [Box]: Prints by Accession 63
Graphic materials [Oversize]: Oversize Photos by Accession 10
Call Phrase: V1987.019
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

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Scope and Contents note

Five photographs, dated 1953, with Brooklyn Dodgers team photographs. One group portrait of the 1953 team is included, as well as individual photographs of Jackie Robinson, Pee Wee Reese, and manager Charlie Dressen.

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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Dressen, Charles
  • Reese, Pee Wee, 1918-1999
  • Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972

Document Type

  • Group portraits
  • Photographs

Subject Organizations

  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team).

Subject Topics

  • Baseball players -- United States
  • Baseball teams -- New York (State) -- Kings County

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use note

Based on the date range of this collection, all items in the collection will enter the public domain by 2073. For information on securing rights to publish or reproduce, please see the Brooklyn Historical Society Reproduction Rights Policy.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Brooklyn Dodgers team photographs, V1987.019, Box number, Object ID number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Related Archival Materials note

The Brooklyn Historical Society holds additional manuscript and photographic collections related to the Brooklyn Dodgers. Consult with library staff for more information.

Other Finding Aids note

Item-level description and digital versions of images from the collection are available for searching via the image database in the library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Joe Black, 1987.

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