David Sherman

David Sherman
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Title: David Sherman

Boy wearing cap standing on pier holding fishing rod in left hand and fish on hook in right hand with Nathan's billboard in left background. Caption: "... fourth annual Coney Island fishing contest ... at Steeplechase Pier. ... Photo shows David Sherman, 7, of 843 Saratoga Avenue, Bkly[n] holding his blowfish which he caught and demonstrating with his cheeks how the fish would inflate itself."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: May 25, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from typed caption on verso.
Collection: Coney Island
Subject: Fishing
Tournament fishing
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 0312