A cleanup job

A cleanup job
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Title: A cleanup job

Brooklyn Dodgers second baseman Jackie Robinson sitting on the edge of bathtub as he applies a towel to his young son. Caption on verso: "A Cleanup Job: Only this time instead of using a bat Jackie Robinson goes to work on the ears of his son and heir Jackie Jr. who like all kids has a proficiency for getting himself dirty during the day."

Date: 1949
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Aug. 16, 1949.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 -- Family.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
African American baseball players
African American 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: DODG 0972