Learning to drive backwards

Learning to drive backwards
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Title: Learning to drive backwards

Caption: "Learning to drive backwards in one of 15 stationary cars used with the Aetna Drivotrainer, a new classroom driver training device introduced Tuesday (February 24) in the New York City school system [at Brooklyn High School of Automotive Trades at Nassau Avenue and Bedford Avenue], Jane Cobb of Woodrow Wilson High School uses mirror to see highway shown on movie screen at the front of classroom the same as it would appear through the rear window of an automobile in normal driving. ..."

Date: 1953
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date stamped: Feb. 20, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
Title from typed caption on verso.
Collection: Schools
Subject: Brooklyn High School of Automotive Trades (New York, N.Y.)
Automobile driver education
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this