V A hospital gets colors

V A hospital gets colors
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Title: V A hospital gets colors

Caption: "V A hospital gets colors--A U. S. flag for the library of the new Veterans Administration Hospital at Fort Hamilton [i.e. Fort Hamilton Veterans Hospital] is presented by Memorial Post, 144, Regular Veterans Association. Left ro right are Jack Werber, post commander; Norman D. Lavoie, chief of special service at the hospital, receiving flag from Erwin P. Bacon, departmental commander of the association, and Vivian Prescott, national president of ladies auxiliary."

Date: 1950
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Date stamped on verso: Apr. 21, 1950; on caption: "Eagle staff photo."
Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Veterans
Veterans' hospitals
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: HOSP 0243