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Manpower: Negro bomber plant workers.

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Title
Manpower: Negro bomber plant workers.
Additional title: [Six African American men attaching skins to the fins of medium bombers in a large eastern aircraft plant, May 1942.]
Names
Liberman, Howard (Photographer)
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Collection

Occupations

War industry

War industry workers [men]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1942-05
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
African American men
War work
Defense industry
Assembly-line methods -- United States
Bombers
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans
World War, 1939-1945 -- Manpower
Aircraft industry -- Employees
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Original negative #: D-4387; Caption on back: "Negro graduates of war training course are shown attaching skins to the fins of medium bombers in a large eastern aircraft plant. May 1942."; Handwritten on back: "Glenn L. Martin Co., Baltimore, Maryland."
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2d9adff0-c6d1-012f-2f92-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1942: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Manpower: Negro bomber plant workers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1942. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-8195-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Manpower: Negro bomber plant workers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-8195-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1942). Manpower: Negro bomber plant workers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-8195-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Manpower: Negro bomber plant workers.