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Title
Two U.S. Navy sailors browsing library shelf labeled "Negro Books"
Names
United States. Navy Department. Office of Public Relations (Distributor)
Collection

Libraries

Unidentified

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1944 - 1949 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Libraries
Topics
Libraries
African Americans and libraries
African American sailors
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16315057
Photo Order: 64830
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22371860-6379-013b-bbb4-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1944: Created (Approximate)
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Two U.S. Navy sailors browsing library shelf labeled "Negro Books"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1944 - 1949. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/22e61340-6379-013b-2df1-0242ac110003

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Two U.S. Navy sailors browsing library shelf labeled "Negro Books"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/22e61340-6379-013b-2df1-0242ac110003

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1944 - 1949). Two U.S. Navy sailors browsing library shelf labeled "Negro Books" Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/22e61340-6379-013b-2df1-0242ac110003

Wikipedia Citation

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Two U.S. Navy sailors browsing library shelf labeled "Negro Books"