[Jackie Robinson and Ruby Dee]

[Jackie Robinson and Ruby Dee]
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Title: [Jackie Robinson and Ruby Dee]

Publicity still for "The Jackie Robinson Story" showing close-up of Brooklyn Dodgers second baseman Jackie Robinson and Rudy Dee. Caption on verso: "Jackie Robinson plays himself and Ruby Dee plays the girl he marries in 'The Jackie Robinson Story,' which arrives at the Astor Theater for a gala benefit premiere on Tuesday evening. All proceeds to to Youth United, child welfare organization. Regular showings of the film start at the Astor on Wednesday."

Date: 1950
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date stamped: May 14, 1950.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.
Dee, Ruby.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
African American baseball players
African American actresses
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Film stills.
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: DODG 0965