Battle garb

Battle garb
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Title: Battle garb

Caption: "Battle garb--Hiding face, [unidentified] Borough Park teenager displays 'uniform' of black leather jacket, 'gaucho' belt with heavy buckle which can be used as a weapon, tight jeans, and buckle-type boots."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
Stamped on verso: date: Mar. 11, 1954; "Brooklyn Eagle."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Crime
Subject: Gang members
Teenage boys
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: CRIM 0091