Mother Lucia and Fireman William J. Tracey

Mother Lucia and Fireman William J. Tracey
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Title: Mother Lucia and Fireman William J. Tracey

Caption: "Down Long Island to Port Jefferson, down the main road and up a steep hill on Myrtle Ave. to the St. Charles Home for Crippled Children, from which one of the most beautiful views in the world is obtained, went the Fire Department Holy Name Society of the Boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens. Once there, did the kids have a wonder day! Games, eats, vaudeville, and the famous Fire Department Glee Club. Beaming with smiles, along with the kids, were Mother Lucia, mother superior of the hospital [and] Fireman William J. Tracey of Engine 276 of Brooklyn ..."

Date: 1948
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Date stamped on verso: Aug 14, 1948.
Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Children with disabilities
Fire fighters
Hospital patients
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: HOSP 0582