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Assistant Billeting Officer.

Image ID: 1260326

Assistant Billeting Officer.  [[African American First Lieutenant Seth Finley seated at a d...] (December 1947)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Assistant Billeting Officer.

Alternate Title

: [African American First Lieutenant Seth Finley seated at a desk and holding a ruler over a stack of papers, Fort Lewis, Washington, December 30, 1947.]

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Army. Signal Corps -- Sponsor

Created Date

: December 1947


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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


: 38392


: Caption on back: "First Lieutenant Seth Finley of Niles, Michigan has been appointed Assistant Post Billeting Officer at Fort Lewis, Washington. During World War II, Lieutenant Finley served with the 92nd Infantry Division and the 150th Quartermaster Truck Company in Italy. 12-30-47."


: Military. / Post World War II activity. / U.S. Army - Training centers and military bases.

Source Description

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


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

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Photo Military

Digital ID

: 1260326

Record ID

: 612736

Digital Item Published

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

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