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Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority.

Image ID: 1260430

Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority.  [[Earl Tulloss, African American dragline operator and presid...] (June 1942)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority.

Alternate Title

: [Earl Tulloss, African American dragline operator and president of the Hod Carriers local union at Watts Bar Steam Plant of the Tennessee Valley Authority, June 1942.]

Creator

: Palmer, Alfred T. -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Created Date

: June 1942

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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

Item/Page/Plate

: 29355

Notes

: Original negative #: D-10108; Schomburg copy negative #: SC-CN-01-072; Caption on back: "Earl Tulloss is a skilled operator of a dragline capable of moving a fifth of a carload of coal at once. He is president of the Hod Carriers local union at Watts Bar Steam Plant of TVA, and is active in labor-management campaigns for sale of war bonds and reduction of absenteeism."

Source

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

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1260430

Record ID

: 612850

Digital Item Published

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

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