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Jersey City Quartermaster Repair Sub-Depot; Negro women play an important part in the conservation activities of the Quartermaster Corps.; Overcoats, shirts, trousers, and other items are prepared for final repair operations by ripping off torn pocket flaps, sleeves, and other portions of garments and replacing with patches or new portions; This is termed 'preparation"; Approximately 100 employees are engaged in preparing clothing similar to view shown in photograph.

Image ID: 1213443

Jersey City Quartermaster Repair Sub-Depot; Negro women play an important part in the conservation activities of the Qua...

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Image Title

:  Jersey City Quartermaster Repair Sub-Depot; Negro women play an important part in the conservation activities of the Quartermaster Corps.; Overcoats, shirts, trousers, and other items are prepared for final repair operations by ripping off torn pocket flaps, sleeves, and other portions of garments and replacing with patches or new portions; This is termed 'preparation"; Approximately 100 employees are engaged in preparing clothing similar to view shown in photograph.

Creator

: United States. Army. Signal Corps -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Medium

: Photographic prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Source

: Occupations. / War industry. / War industry workers [women].

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1213443

Record ID

: 487430

Digital Item Published

: 9-18-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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