Riding high

Riding high
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Title: Riding high

Brooklyn Dodgers shortstop Pee Wee Reese carried on the shoulders of a large crowd apparently celebrating the Dodgers pennant victory over the St. Louis Cardinals; some fans holding signs reading, "Leave Us Give The Yankees the Bums Rush!" and "It Wasn't In The Cards!" Caption on verso: "Riding High: Peewee Reese, the Dodgers' Mr. Shortstop, is borne in triumph on a sea of Brooklyn fandom at Pennsylvania Station."

Date: 1947
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Sep. 19, 1947; "Eagle staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Brooklyn Dodgers
Subject: Reese, Pee Wee, 1918-1999.
Pennsylvania Station (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team)
Baseball players
Baseball fans
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 0936