Thieves' port of entry

Thieves' port of entry
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Title: Thieves' port of entry

Man in suit standing on ladder (not seen) to look at hole in wall above rack of clothes. Caption: "THIEVES' PORT OF ENTRY: Al Bass, manager of Borough Park store in Crawford Clothes chain, examines hole in wall of store at 13th Ave. and 45th St. where thieves entered over weekend. After breaking through roof, they cut hole in wall."

Date: 1951
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Borough Park (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Lambert, Al.
More Details: Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: May 14, 1951; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; "Eagle staff photo by Lambert."
Grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Crime
Subject: Vandalism
Victims of crimes
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: CRIM 0172