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Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion.

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1260356
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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: 186-?-198-
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
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG96-F156
UUID: 80f02af0-c645-012f-bf2b-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. "Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 186. 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 May 6, 2015. 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. (186). Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa1d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Rushing the SS George Washington Carver to completion.