Toby's the belle of the bathers

Toby's the belle of the bathers
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Title: Toby's the belle of the bathers

Boy and girl from orphanage at 1358 56th St. in wading pool; boy with "life guard" shirt sitting on stool; girl in water up to ankles looking up to him. Caption: "Toby's the belle of the bathers, Toby's the best on the beach . . . at the Infants Home of Brooklyn."

Date: 1952
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Flatlands (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Sharp, Jay.
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Aug. 8, 1952; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; photographer's stamp.
Title from caption on verso.
Grease pencil cropping marks.
Collection: Social Welfare
Subject: Wading
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: SWEL 0511