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Oppenheim, Germany

Image ID: 1260262

Oppenheim, Germany (1948)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Oppenheim, Germany

Creator

: United States. Army -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1948

Item/Page/Plate

: 38812

Notes

: Caption on back: "A $2,000,000 floating bridge, snugly anchored and ready to accommodate a 50-ton tank was thrown across the Rhine River in less than 11 hours; Shown putting the finishing touches on the final assembly of a raft section on the Ponton Bridge are: Sergeant Cleveland Darden, 2192 East 39th Street, Cleveland, and Corporal Oliver Cookery, 1820 Religieres Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 10-22-48."

Source

: Military. / Post World War II activity. / Troops stationed in Germany.

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

: 1260262

Record ID

: 612662

Digital Item Published

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

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