Opening seamen's home

Opening seamen's home
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Title: Opening seamen's home

Caption: "Opening seamen's home--Borough President Cashmore, second from left, and Civil Defense Director Arthur W. Wallander chat with representatives of the Swedish government as they meet to dedicate Brooklyn's new home for Swedish seamen. Shown left to right are Lennart Nylander, Swedish consul general in New York, Wallander, Cashmore and Erik Boheman, Ambassador from Sweden."

Date: 1951
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: May 1, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Social Welfare
Subject: Cashmore, John, 1895-1961.
Swedish Seamen's Home (New York, N.Y.)
Old age homes
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 0457