View showing batter receiving instruction during the Brooklyn Dodgers training camp in Vero Beach, Florida.

View showing batter receiving instruction during the Brooklyn Dodgers training camp in Vero Beach, Florida.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/245864
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Title

  • View showing batter receiving instruction during the Brooklyn Dodgers training camp in Vero Beach, Florida.

Image Number

  • JJS0749

Year

  • 1949

Date Note

  • Photographed between March 22-24, 1949.

Series Title

General Note

  • The Brooklyn Dodgers were one of the first major league baseball teams to conduct spring training in Florida, establishing their operations at Vero Beach in 1948.

    Biography Note

  • Joseph Janney Steinmetz was a world-renowned commercial photographer whose images appeared in such publications as the Saturday Evening Post, Life, Look, Time, Holiday, Collier's, and Town & Country. His work has been referred to as "an American social history," which documented diverse scenes of American life from affluent northeasterners to middle-class Floridians. Steinmetz moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Sarasota, Florida in 1941.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photonegative - b&w - 60 mm.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Location: 30713, B.

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View showing batter receiving instruction during the Brooklyn Dodgers training camp in Vero Beach, Florida.
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