Campy set for operation

Campy set for operation
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Title: Campy set for operation

Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Roy Campanella on hospital bed, holding up wrist to attending nurse. Caption: "Campy Set for Operation: Nurse Sylvia Gagliano examines wrist and palm of Dodger catcher Roy Campanella in Long Island College Hospital, where he'll have chipped bone removed from wrist. Operation will be performed tomorrow by Dr. Herbert Fett . . . "

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Senko, Mickey.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: May 4, 1954; "Eagle Photo by Senko"; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Campanella, Roy, 1921-1993.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Long Island College Hospital.
African American baseball players
Hospital patients
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 0056