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Two African American Lieutenants of the Women's Army Corps sitting at a table and working on jigsaw puzzles while three other African American Lieutenants assist and look on.

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Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Collection

Military.

World War II

United States. Army; Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAACs) and Women's Army Corps (WACs)

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
Military life
African American women
United States -- Armed Forces -- African American officers
United States. Army. Women's Army Corps
United States. Army. Women's Army Auxiliary Corps
Jigsaw puzzles
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "A little relaxation while awaiting orders for overseas duty. Lieutenants Roby Gill, of Beaumont, Texas, Leola M. Green, of Houston, Texas; Mattie L. Aikens of Macon, Ga.; Zola Mae Lang of Chicago, Ill., and Ellen L. Robinson of Hackensack, N.J., are working over a jig saw puzzle."
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: 91d06300-c645-012f-5d59-58d385a7bc34

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. "Two African American Lieutenants of the Women's Army Corps sitting at a table and working on jigsaw puzzles while three other African American Lieutenants assist and look on." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 186. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Two African American Lieutenants of the Women's Army Corps sitting at a table and working on jigsaw puzzles while three other African American Lieutenants assist and look on." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (186). Two African American Lieutenants of the Women's Army Corps sitting at a table and working on jigsaw puzzles while three other African American Lieutenants assist and look on. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa0e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Two African American Lieutenants of the Women's Army Corps sitting at a table and working on jigsaw puzzles while three other African American Lieutenants assist and look on.