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Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Liberman, Howard (Photographer)
Collection

Occupations.

War industry.

War industry workers [women].

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1942-05
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Sewing
African American women
War work
Women in war
Older African Americans
Notes
Content : Organized into five series : I. General ; II. War industry ; III. Business ; IV. Legal ; V. Medical ; VI. Nineteenth century.

Content: Original negative #: D-4293; Caption on back: "The nimble fingers of many American women are now contributing to the war effort in various quartermaster corps depots. This elderly woman worker is handstitching sleeves on an Army overcoat. (May 1942)"
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 10 x 8 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 3cbdaf50-c6d1-012f-fe3f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1942: 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. "Women workers at quartermaster depot." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1942. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa4d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Women workers at quartermaster depot." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa4d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1942). Women workers at quartermaster depot. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa4d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Women workers at quartermaster depot.