Music has charms

Music has charms
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Title: Music has charms

Caption: "Music has charms to ease tensions of hospitalized veterans, recondition arm and finger muscles, speed complete recovery. Photo gives glimpse of ward at Brooklyn Naval Hospital on Music Day when veterans get instruction in any branch of music they like, through Veterans Music Program of Musicians Emergency fund. Shown here are S. 1/c Paul Nadeau of 4855 46th St., Woodside; left, Miss Mary Lou Martin, Red Cross recreation worker, and S. 2/c Clarence Chilton of Roanoake, Va." The two men are playing guitars.

Date: 1947
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
On verso: date stamped: May 25, 1947; on caption:"Eagle staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Guitar
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 0541