First transfer

First transfer
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Title: First transfer

Caption: "First transfer--The first Halloran Hospital patient to be admitted to the Veterans Administration Hospital [i.e. Fort Hamilton Veterans Hospital] in Brooklyn, Thomas Burnett of Mineola, is greeted by John Sheehan, registrar at the Fort Hamilton institution, and is made comfortable by nurses Elsie Gravdahl, left, and Mary O'Connor. The Brooklyn hospital is expected to receive 300 patients from Halloran."

Date: 1950
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Date stamped on verso: Apr. 5, 1950; on caption: "Eagle staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Hospital patients
Veterans' hospitals
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: HOSP 0242