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Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion.

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Title
Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion.
Additional title: [Miss Anna Bland, an African American woman, working on the SS George Washington Carver, April 1943.]
Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Joseph, E. F. (Photographer)
Collection

Military

World War II

Ship construction [Liberty ships].

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1942 - 1945
Date Created: 1943
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: "Negro skilled workers played an important part in the construction of the SS George Washington Carver, second Liberty Ship named for a Negro, in the Richmond Shipyard No. 1 of the Kaiser Company; Approximately 1000 Negro women are included among the more than 6000 colored workers in the four Kaiser shipyards at Richmond; Miss Anna Bland, a burner, is shown at work on the SS George Washington Carver."
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): 80f02af0-c645-012f-bf2b-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

  • 1943: 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. "Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1943. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa1d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa1d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1943). Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa1d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion.