+ o - ^
previous next
Index
1260396
Purchase Options

Image ID 1260396 may be purchased in print and digital forms:

Download Options

View this item elsewhere:

Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Smith, Roger (Photographer)
Collection

Occupations.

War industry.

War industry workers [women].

Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Washington (D.C.)
Raking (Sweeping)
African American women
War work
Women in war
United States Botanic Garden
Women gardeners
Notes
Content : Organized into five series : I. General ; II. War industry ; III. Business ; IV. Legal ; V. Medical ; VI. Nineteenth century.

Content: Original negative #: 25317-C; Caption on back: "Manpower shortage is so acute in Washington, D.C. that for the first time in history, Negro women are now employed as gardeners in the Rose Gardens of the Botanical Gardens - one of the beauty spots of the Nation's Capital."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 388e6340-c6d1-012f-3f18-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 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. "Negro women help beautify nation's capital." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa3e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Negro women help beautify nation's capital." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa3e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. Negro women help beautify nation's capital. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa3e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa3e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) Negro women help beautify nation's capital. }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 24, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

Negro women help beautify nation's capital.