The aloha kids

The aloha kids
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Title: The aloha kids

Four members of the Brooklyn Dodgers celebrating pennant victory by pretending to play instruments (lap steel guitar, guitar, drum, and string bass) for hula dancer in hotel ballroom at 48th Street and Lexington Avenue in Manhattan. Caption on verso: "The Aloha Kids: New kind of teamwork is displayed as Dodger band provides music for curve-throwing hula dancer Loma Duke at last night's victory celebration at Hotel Lexington. Musicians, left to right, are Duke Snider, Pee Wee Reese, Carl Erskine and Carl Furillo."

Date: 1953
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Sep. 19, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Snider, Duke, 1926-2011.
Reese, Pee Wee, 1918-1999.
Erskine, Carl.
Furillo, Carl, 1922-1989.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Baseball players
Hula dancers
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: DODG 0910