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Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority.

Image ID: 1260432

Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority.  [[African American TVA [Tennessee Valley Authority] laborator...]

Image Details

Image Title

:  Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority.

Alternate Title

: [African American TVA [Tennessee Valley Authority] laboratory technicians conducting test and entering records into log.]

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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


: 29374


: Original negative #: D-10107; Caption on back: "Paul L. Imes, Samuel C. Watkins, and George W. Richardson, (l. to r.) are employed as laboratory technicians by TVA [Tennessee Valley Authority] at its plant at Muscle Shoals. They are doing high-grade sub-professional work and are in training for professional positions."


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


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

Digital ID

: 1260432

Record ID

: 612866

Digital Item Published

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

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