Orphans and Crippled Children's Day

Orphans and Crippled Children's Day
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Title: Orphans and Crippled Children's Day

Caption: "Youngsters who were guests of the Brooklyn Lodge of Elks at the recent annual Orphans and Crippled Children's Day outing at Ebbets Field enjoyed not only the game but had a close-up view of celebrities like Chuck Dressen, Dodger manager, and Gil Hodges, Dodger first baseman. ... Conrad Lefante was general chairman of the outine committee; Cuthbert Behan was vice chairman."

Date: 1951
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks.
Stamped on verso: date: Jul[y] 21, 1951; "Brooklyn Eagle."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Clubs
Subject: Dressen, Charles.
Hodges, Gil, 1924-1972.
Baseball managers
Baseball players
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: CLUB 0315