Free clinic for kids' pets

Free clinic for kids' pets
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Title: Free clinic for kids' pets

Children and mothers with their pets gathered around man seated at school desk set up outside van marked "Mobile Clinic." Caption: "Free Clinic for Kids' Pets: Lining up for free exams for everything from dogs to birds, turtles and goldfish, kids tell troubles to Sam Machhi of Speyer Hospital for Animals mobile clinic, outside Bushwick Health Center. In foreground, Joseph and George Ferraro of 139 Jefferson St. explain that Skippy's feet hurt so they brought him in Mom's shopping basket."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Jul. 17, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Social Welfare
Subject: Veterinary hospitals
Children and animals
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: SWEL 0020