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Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority

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Title
Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority
Additional title: African American TVA [Tennessee Valley Authority] laboratory technicians conducting test and entering records into log.]
Names
United States. Office of War Information (Sponsor)
Collection

Occupations

War industry

War industry workers [men]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939 - 1945 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
African American men
War work
Defense industry
Muscle Shoals (Ala.)
Tennessee Valley Authority
Laboratory technicians
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Original negative #: D-10107; Caption on back: "Paul L. Imes, Samuel C. Watkins, and George W. Richardson, (l. to r.) are employed as laboratory technicians by TVA [Tennessee Valley Authority] at its plant at Muscle Shoals. They are doing high-grade sub-professional work and are in training for professional positions."
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 10 x 8 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 31128b60-c6d1-012f-b1a5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Created (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939 - 1945. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa69-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa69-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1939 - 1945). Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa69-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Negroes speed war work for Tennessee Valley Authority