Castles in the sand

Castles in the sand
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Title: Castles in the sand

Five boys (one holding pail) and two girls playing on beach; several adult sunbathers in background. Caption: "Castles in the sand--These youngsters had no difficulties with priorities on materials for their house construction, although the finished product, of Coney Island sand, was far from substantial."

Date: 1946
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks.
On verso: date stamped: Jun[e] 17, 1946.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Coney Island
Subject: Beaches
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: CONE 0407