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Nice France; [Former playground of millionaires.]

Image ID: 1260290

Nice France; [Former playground of millionaires.]  [[African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice.]]

Image Details

Image Title

:  Nice France; [Former playground of millionaires.]

Alternate Title

: [African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice.]

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

: 40334

Notes

: Caption on back: "Technical Sergeant Willie Burditt, of Sealy, Texas, and Corporal Booker Ward, of Alto, Louisiana stroll along the promenade at Nice, former playground of millionaires which is now a favorite rest center for GIs [veterans of the U.S. armed forces] stationed in France, Germany and Italy; Burditt and Ward are assigned to the 3425 Quartermaster Truck Company, the only Negro unit stationed in Nice."

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

: 1260290

Record ID

: 612702

Digital Item Published

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

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