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Title
Performing occupational chores in Munich
Names
United States. Army. Signal Corps (Photographer)
Collection

Military

Post-World War II Activity

Troops stationed in Germany

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1946-02-28
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Military
Topics
African Americans
African-American soldiers
Armed Forces -- United States
Germany
Trucks
Mechanics
Munich (Germany)
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "Negro troops are largely responsible for the maintenance of all the major Quartermaster and trucking companies of the U.S. Army in Germany; Above, Private First Class John Miles of Glenwood, Maryland, left, and Technician Third Grade Rufus Ragsdale of Jacksonville, Texas, both of the 3420th Ordnance Company, give a maintenance check-up to one of the 2,5-ton trucks that is being used in the Munich area, 2-28-46."
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13049857
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a74d1950-c645-012f-8209-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1946: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Performing occupational chores in Munich" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1946. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9b9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Performing occupational chores in Munich" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9b9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1946). Performing occupational chores in Munich Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9b9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Performing occupational chores in Munich