Picture of dejection

Picture of dejection
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Title: Picture of dejection

Brooklyn Dodgers outfielder Jim Russell (hand on cheek, looking down) and first baseman Gil Hodges (without shirt, holding cigarette) sitting side by side in locker room, presumably after losing 1950 pennant race to Philadelphia Phillies. Caption: "Picture of Dejection: Jim Russell, left, and Gil Hodges feel pretty blue and low in the Dodgers' dressing room after the battle was all over."

Date: 1950
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Oct. 2, 1950; "Eagle Sports Picture."
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Hodges, Gil, 1924-1972.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Baseball players
Locker rooms
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: DODG 0485