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Centinel Hill Teen Club Members and Connie Trent visiting Girls at Newington Hospital for Crippled Children
1962-1965
Photographer:Photographed by Unknown
Photography; gelatin silver print on paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 7 1/2 x 9 1/2in. (19.1 x 24.1cm) Sheet (height x width): 7 3/4 x 10in. (19.7 x 25.4cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Heather Yale Gromko
Description: Girls in dresses and high heels stand in the middle of a hospital ward. One girl wears a pillbox hat. One girl appears to be African American. They are accompanied by a woman wearing a suit, hat, and earrings. Children lie in hospital beds on either side of the central group. Tables with flowers and refreshments are in the background. Electric light fixtures hang from the ceiling. An electric clock is on the wall in the background.
Subject Note: The Centinel Hill Teen Club was a club for teen-aged girls sponsored by G. Fox and Co. (Finlay 3/31/2012)
Inscription: On verso, upper center, in blue ink, "Centinel Hill Teen Club / Members & Connie Trent / visiting teenage girls at Newington / Childrens / Hospital"; lower right, in pencil, accession number
Object Number: 2012.232.9
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