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Disabled ex-service men patients in U. S. Veterans Hospital, Tuskegee, Alabama, are busy assembling Buddy Poppies for the Veterans of Foreign Wars Sale which will be conducted nationally during the week preceding Memorial Day.

Image ID: 1260386

Disabled ex-service men patients in U. S. Veterans Hospital, Tuskegee, Alabama, are busy assembling Buddy Poppies for th...  [[African American veterans, disabled ex-service men patients...] ([1947])


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Image Title

:  Disabled ex-service men patients in U. S. Veterans Hospital, Tuskegee, Alabama, are busy assembling Buddy Poppies for the Veterans of Foreign Wars Sale which will be conducted nationally during the week preceding Memorial Day.

Alternate Title

: [African American veterans, disabled ex-service men patients in U. S. Veterans Hospital, Tuskegee, Alabama, making Buddy Poppies [red artificial flowers].

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States -- Sponsor

Created Date

: [1947]

Medium

: Gelatin silver printing-out paper prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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

Item/Page/Plate

: 38807

Notes

: Caption on back: "Disabled ex-service men patients in U. S. Veterans Hospital, Tuskegee, Alabama, are busy assembling Buddy Poppies for the Veterans of Foreign Wars Sale which will be conducted nationally during the week preceding Memorial Day; All the Buddy Poppies are made by disabled and needy veterans and the entire proceeds from their sale are used for welfare and relief activities; An allotment of a portion of the proceeds is made ea ....
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Source

: Military. / World War II / Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces.

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

: 1260386

Record ID

: 612810

Digital Item Published

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

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