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"Elvis Leaves for Germany"

"Elvis Leaves for Germany"

Elvis Leaves for Germany
Vintage Gelatin Silver Print, 1958
9 x 13 ¼ inches
Flush mounted
Signed, titled and dated by Photographer on verso.
Photographer's ink stamps on verso.

Notations in Wertheimer's hand on verso as follows:

Elvis Presley September 1958 Brooklyn Army Base

“Elvis Leaves for Germany”

Elvis is about to ship out for a stint in the U.S. Army and is leaving the Brooklyn Port of Embarkation to board a troop ship for a tour of duty in Germany.

He is adjusting his cap.

Brooklyn, N.Y. September 1958

Printed 1958 by myself. Vintage Print. (and ititialed by AW)

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