School building program

School building program
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Title: School building program

Caption: "School building program--The Board of Education began its postwar building program when ground was broken for the addition to Public School 35 at Decatur St. and Lewis Ave. yesterday. City officials at ceremony were, left to right, Borough President John Cashmore, Andrew G. Clauson, president of the Board of Education, and Mayor William O'Dwyer. The new structure will have 22 classrooms;" policeman and three other men partially visible in background.

Date: 1946
Location: Bedford Stuyvesant (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
On verso: date stamped: Sep[t] 13, 1946; "Eagle staff photo."
Collection: Schools
Subject: O'Dwyer, William, 1890-1964.
Public School 35 (New York, N.Y.)
Ground breaking ceremonies
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: SCHL 1294