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Title
Guard duty in Berlin
Names
United States. Army (Photographer)
Collection

Military

Post-World War II Activity

Troops stationed in Germany

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1946-02-07
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
Guard duty
Berlin (Germany)
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "One of the most important jobs of American troops now in Berlin is guarding American supplies, equipment and installations in the German capital; Above, left, Private Warren Brown, Route 3, Box 238, Tarboro, North Carolina, and Pfc Melvin N.. Brown, 326 Eighth Street, Nashville, Tennessee, both of the 3417th Quartermaster Truck Company, take their turn on the guard detail, 2/7/46."
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): a6d5c070-c645-012f-657e-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
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Guard duty in Berlin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1946. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9ba-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Guard duty in Berlin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9ba-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1946). Guard duty in Berlin Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9ba-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Guard duty in Berlin