First for Farragut

First for Farragut
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Title: First for Farragut

Mother on step ladder receiving canned goods from her two daughters to place in kitchen cabinets. Caption on verso: "First for Farragut: Mrs. Louis Torres-Diaz, first tenant in recently completed Farragut Houses, New York City Housing Authority project, sets up home at 111 Bridge St. Aiding are daughters, Norma, 7, left, and Migdalia, 5."

Date: 1951
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Mar. 29, 1949; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Housing
Subject: Apartment dwellers
Mother and child
Hispanic American families
Public housing
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: HOUS 0059