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Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Naval Photographic Center (U.S.) (Photographer)
Collection

Military.

World War II

United States. Navy.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 186-?-198-
Date Created: 1942 - 1945
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Military
Topics
World War, 1939-1945
Navies
Espíritu Santo Island (Vanuatu)
African American horsemen and horsewomen
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Original file # : 123957 ; Caption on back: "Members of a Navy Base company of unlisted Negroes keep the wheels humming at a Navy Base on Espiritu Santo in the New Hebrides; Putting their varied talents into effect, they include within their ranks motor machinist's mates, boatswains' mates, signalmen and storekeepers; Full expression is allowed for athletic talents also; These four horsemen are [Left to right] : Walter R. Martin, Slc, of New York City; Charles L. Curtis, Slc, of Pine Bluff, Ark.; William Bennett, S2c, of Boston, Mass.; and Robert T. Hamilton, Slc, of Springfield, Mass.; The horses were procured from French planters on the Island."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13049857
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG96-F156
UUID: 9ba4c080-c645-012f-d104-58d385a7bc34

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. "Among the Navy men in the New Hebrides." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 186. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa01-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Among the Navy men in the New Hebrides." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa01-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (186). Among the Navy men in the New Hebrides. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa01-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Among the Navy men in the New Hebrides.