Operation wheelbarrow

Operation wheelbarrow
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Title: Operation wheelbarrow

Caption: "Operation wheelbarrow--Nurses of Long Island College Hospital operating room encounter a wheelbarrow as they inspect site of the new air-conditioned operating rooms which will be one of the major facilities in John Osborn Polak Memorial Building new being constructed on Pacific St. Left to right are Alice Dwyer, Sallie Debrowalski, assistant supervisor, Harriet Schwartz, and Alice Metzger, supervisor. All are members of committee for nurses' benefit card party, to be held tonight in the nurses' dining room, proceeds of which will help complete the hospital's $1,000.000 expansion program."

Date: 1949
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Date stamped on verso: Feb. 23, 1949.
Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Long Island College Hospital.
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 0477