Breaking ground for hospital enlargement

Breaking ground for hospital enlargement
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Title: Breaking ground for hospital enlargement

Caption: "Breaking gound for hospital enlargement--New modernization program for Brooklyn Hospital, to cost $1,500,000 officially started yesterday with cermonies in courtyard inside the hospital grounds. Left to right are Nurse Ruby Blundell; Dr. Adrian Van Sinderen, president of the hospital from 1930 to 1946; Dr. Paul D. Shafer, current president, and Nurse Kathryn McTernan. The color guard is from the 3d Naval District."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Fort Greene (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Stamped on verso: date: May 25, 1954; "Brooklyn Eagle."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Brooklyn College.
Ground breaking ceremonies
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: HOSP 0051