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U.S. Minister inspects negro WAACs in Liberia.

Image ID: 1260352

U.S. Minister inspects negro WAACs in Liberia.  [[Members of an African American company of the Women's Army ...]

Image Details

Image Title

:  U.S. Minister inspects negro WAACs in Liberia.

Alternate Title

: [Members of an African American company of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps lined up for review, Liberia.]

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 38907

Notes

: Original negative #: 34368-2C; Caption on back: "A company of Negro WAACS was reviewed by the Hon. Lester A. Walton, U.S. Minister to Liberia, recently on a visit to an American camp near Monrovia. The WAACS are shown as they lined up for review. PLEASE CREDIT: AMERICAN FOREIGN SERVICE JOURNAL PHOTO FROM OWI."

Source

: Military. / World War II / United States. Army; Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAACs) and Women's Army Corps (WACs)

Source Description

: 3531 items (9.9 lin. ft., 39 boxes)

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Photographs and Prints Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Photo Military

Digital ID

: 1260352

Record ID

: 612773

Digital Item Published

: 4-29-2005; updated 1-20-2012

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