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Liege, Belgium; [At a currency exchange counter.]

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Military.

Post World War II activity.

Troops in Austria, Belgium, and England.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 186-?-198-
Date Created: late 1945-1949
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Military
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: The majority of images from the post World War II period (late 1945-1949) depict the activities of the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy including individual and group portraits of enlisted personnel and officers; American troops stationed in the former Axis territories (Germany, Italy, and Japan); and views of Army and Navy training centers and military bases in the U.S., with an emphasis on presenting the military's attempts to integrate its troops and the co-operation between white and African American personnel. Also included are some views of troops returning home to the United States; families being reunited at overseas bases; and medal presentations to war heroes. Activities of the U.S. Marine Corps are limited; the Air Force, Coast Guard and National Guard are not represented.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13049857
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG96-F156
UUID: a1aadc30-c645-012f-d57b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 186: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Liege, Belgium; [At a currency exchange counter.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 186. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9d0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Liege, Belgium; [At a currency exchange counter.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9d0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (186). Liege, Belgium; [At a currency exchange counter.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9d0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Liege, Belgium; [At a currency exchange counter.]