Reduced Dodger ducats

Reduced Dodger ducats
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Title: Reduced Dodger ducats

Three men in suits exchanging tickets, apparently at counter in Abraham and Straus Department Store at Fulton and Hoyt Streets; sign on counter reads, "Dodger Baseball Gift Ticket Plan On Sale Here." Caption: "Reduced Dodger Ducats: Chester A. Allen (center), president of the Kings County Trust Co., and Walter Oberstebrink (left), president of the Brooklyn Junior Chamber of Commerce, purchase the first cut-rate general admission tickets for the 1955 Ebbets Field season from William Tobey, vice president of Abraham & Straus, the club's sales agency in Brooklyn."

Date: 1954
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Nov. 16, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Abraham & Straus.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Baseball fans
Department stores
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 0344