Homeless family

Homeless family
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Title: Homeless family

Mother with two daughters, white dog, and baby in carriage in front of police station. Caption on verso: "Homeless Family: Photo shows Mrs. Viola Basso and her children, 7-year-old Maureen (holding dog), Dolores, 2, and Mary, 9 months, in front of Bergen St. station, where they sought shelter yesterday after being evicted. They departed about midnight, police said, leaving their belongings in several grips."

Date: 1948
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Prospect Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Aug. 18, 1948; "Eagle Staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Housing
Subject: Apartment dwellers
Mother and child
Poor families
Police stations
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 0055