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Aids recovery of wounded soldiers.

Image ID: 1260423

Aids recovery of wounded soldiers.  [[William R. Carter, an African American government pharmacis...]

Image Details

Image Title

:  Aids recovery of wounded soldiers.

Alternate Title

: [William R. Carter, an African American government pharmacist and laboratory aide in the Food and Drug Administration of the Federal Security Agency, transferring liquid from one flask to another through a filter.]

Creator

: Smith, Roger -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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

Item/Page/Plate

: 29075

Notes

: Original negative #: 28120-C; Caption on back: "William R. Carter, government pharmacist for 40 years, has an important war job on the home front. As laboratory aide in the Food and Drug Administration of the Federal Security Agency, he is entrusted with the job of preparing media for testing the sterility of bandage material. This work is vital to wounded soldiers because they are not only dependent for their recovery upon the skill of phys ....
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Source

: Occupations. / War industry. / War industry workers [men].

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1260423

Record ID

: 612843

Digital Item Published

: 5-10-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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