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Title: Welcome to Brooklyn

Caption: "Welcome to Brooklyn--Borough President Cashmore greets Crown Princess Martha of Norway at opening of the Norwegian's Seamen's Home, 62 Hanson Place. Between them is Vice Admiral H. F. Leary, commander of the Eastern Sea Frontier." Image includes another unidentified man standing on far right.

Date: 1944
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Grease pencil cropping marks.
On verso: date stamped: Jul[y] 20, 1944; "Eagle staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Social Welfare
Subject: Cashmore, John, 1895-1961.
Norwegian Seamen's Home (New York, N.Y.)
Institutional care
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 0439