Junior cleanup corps

Junior cleanup corps
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Title: Junior cleanup corps

Caption: "Junior cleanup corps--The first contingent of 1,500 teenage members of the Brownsville Boys Club are inducted as Sanitation Department aides to help clean Brooklyn streets. Deputy Sanitation Commissioner Harry Serper, right, swears in Jerry Tobin, 10, as other club members await their turn at department headquarters. At left is Abe Stark, chairman of the club's board of governors."

Date: 1947
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Sharp, Jay.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
On verso: date stamped: Dec. 10, 1947; photographer's stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Social Welfare
Subject: Brownsville Boys Club.
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 0044