Lo, the poor Yankees!

Lo, the poor Yankees!
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Title: Lo, the poor Yankees!

Three women, with blankets on lap, sitting against closed gate at Ebbets Field and applying make-up or fixing hair. Caption: "Lo, The Poor Yankees!: Emerging from wigwam of blankets, three Brooklyn gals don their warpaint at early hour outside Ebbets Field. Ready to take to warpath to defend their native land against second invasion attempt by Yanks are, left to right, Frances and Gloria Piccolo of 597 Park Place and Rose Gianneli, 872 Bergen St."

Date: 1947
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Oct. 3, 1949; "Eagle Staff Photo."
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Ebbets Field (New York, N.Y.)
Baseball fans
Young women
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: DODG 0217