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Title: Dead body found in Baisley Park Dump
Keywords: Civilian
Dump
Garbage
Queens
Landfill
Issue Date: 17-Oct-2007
Abstract: Two black and white photographs of original negatives of a dead body found at Baisley Park Dump, Queens, New York, on 1-21-38. Body is being taken out of refuse and carried out of the dump by police and firefighters.
Description: Photographs found in archives of New York City Department of Sanitation. Baisley Park Dump, Theodore Scherney, Found Dead, 1-21-38 is written on the back in black marker. Photo on top left is body being dug out of refuse by police and firefighters. Bottom photo is two police officers carrying the body of Theodore Scherney away from dump on a gurney.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2451/23754
Appears in Collections:NYU-New York Department of Sanitation Museum Project

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DSNYM-20070919-LD03.tifTwo photos of dead body found70.73 MBTIFFThumbnail
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DSNYM-20070919-LD04.tifFinding body in refuse18.33 MBTIFFThumbnail
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DSNYM-20070919-LD05.tifCarrying body out of dump26.81 MBTIFFThumbnail
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