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Marseille, France; [Negro GI [veteran of the U. S. armed forces] working with Army units at Marseille Garrison Area, France.]

Image ID: 1260289

Marseille, France; [Negro GI [veteran of the U. S. armed forces] working with Army units at Marseille Garrison Area, Fra...  [[An African American Army clerk and typist sitting at his de...]


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Image Details

Image Title

:  Marseille, France; [Negro GI [veteran of the U. S. armed forces] working with Army units at Marseille Garrison Area, France.]

Alternate Title

: [An African American Army clerk and typist sitting at his desk and showing the documents he is working on to his supervisor.]

Creator

: United States. Army -- Photographer

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 40333

Notes

: Caption on back: "Marseille, France; Mr. H. Wilfred Armistead [seated] of 458 Madison Street, Brooklyn, New York, is the only discharged Negro GI [veteran of the U. S. armed forces] working with the 647th Ordnance Ammunition Company; Standing is Mr. Richard J. Jones, of Sherrill, New York, also a discharged GI [veteran of the U.S. armed forces] employed as a clerk."

Source

: Military. / Post World War II activity. / Troops in France.

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

: 1260289

Record ID

: 612701

Digital Item Published

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

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