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High school students dedicate honor roll.

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Title
High school students dedicate honor roll.
Additional title: [African American schoolboys, in military uniforms, participating in Honor Roll service and placing a wreath in memory of the former students serving in the U. S. Army.]
Names
United States. Office of War Information (Photographer)
Collection

Education

Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Education
African Americans -- Education
Washington (D.C.)
Military uniforms
Wreaths
African American boys
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "Pupils and alumni of Armstrong High School, Washington, D. C. held special exercises March 3, dedicating an honor roll and service flag to former students serving in the armed forces; Nearly thousand men and women of Armstrong are in some branch of the service, and nine have lost their lives; The wreath in memory of the honored dead was consecrated by the Rev. Arthur P. Elmes, pastor of People's Congregational Church; Remarks were made by Sgt. Robinson C. Bostic, Jr., a war veteran Major Harriet P. West of the Women's Army Corps and Joseph H. B. Evans, an alumnus us of Armstrong; Francis A. Gregory is principal of the school; Photo shows student cadets placing the wreath before the Service Honor Roll."
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a0367ca0-c6b2-012f-1ab7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "High school students dedicate honor roll." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa64-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "High school students dedicate honor roll." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa64-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. High school students dedicate honor roll. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa64-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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High school students dedicate honor roll.