Every little bit helps

Every little bit helps
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Title: Every little bit helps

Groundbreaking ceremony for courthouse at 283 Adams Street (subsequently rebuilt as a public high school). Caption: "Every Little Bit Helps: Work on the new Domestic Relations Court building was initiated yesterday afternoon, despite the inclement weather, by municipal and civic leaders at Johnson and Adams Sts. Left to right, with shovels, are John Warren Hill, presiding justice of Domestic Relations Court; Borough President John Cashmore; Edwin B. Wilson, executive editor of the Brooklyn Eagle; George C. Wildermuth, vice president of the Brooklyn Bar Association, and Commissioner Frederick H. Zurmuhlen of the Department of Public Works."

Date: 1952
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Kruh, Johnny, photographer.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Dec. 3, 1952; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; photographer's stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Government
Subject: Cashmore, John, 1895-1961
Ground breaking ceremonies
Municipal officials and employees
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: GOVT 0046