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Production; Launching of the SS Booker T. Washington.

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Title
Production; Launching of the SS Booker T. Washington.
Additional title: [Elaine Mulzac, an African American woman, daughter of SS Booker T. Washington skipper, talking to two shipyard employees.]
Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Palmer, Alfred T. (Photographer)
Collection

Military

World War II

Ship construction [Liberty ships].

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1942 - 1945
Date Created: 1942
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Military
Topics
World War, 1939-1945
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Original negative # : D-10172 ; Caption on back: "Elaine Mulzac, daughter of Captain Hugh Mulzac, Negro skipper of the SS Booker T. Washington, talks to two Negro workmen who helped construct the first liberty ship named for a Negro, [October 1942]."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 10 x 8 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13049857
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8056d140-c645-012f-9be7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1942: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Production; Launching of the SS Booker T. Washington." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1942. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa15-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Production; Launching of the SS Booker T. Washington." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa15-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1942). Production; Launching of the SS Booker T. Washington. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa15-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Production; Launching of the SS Booker T. Washington.