Young pediatric patients

Young pediatric patients
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Title: Young pediatric patients

Caption: "Young pediatric patients at the Brooklyn Hospital received a surprise visit from boys in the Adelphi Street neighborhood who had sold lemonade and given a play to raise funds for the purchase of toys and books. Student nurse Kristin Hammer watches to see that doctors orders are obeyed. Left to right are visitors Carmine and William George of 139 Adelphi St., Frank Chrispino of 89 Adelphi St., and (extreme right) Anthony Martino of 103 Adelphi St., all students at the Sacred Heart parochial school. The young patients are (seated on bed) David Alexander, 7, of 162 Adelphi St.,; (seated on chair) Thomas Mastriani, 7, of 118 Quincy St. (on critches), [and] George Cambaurakis, 6, of 358 65th St."

Date: 1953
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks; retouched.
Stamped on verso: date: Ju[ly] 21, 1953; "Brooklyn Eagle."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Hospitals
Subject: Brooklyn Hospital.
Hospital patients
Nursing students
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 0071