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Leghorn, Italy; Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater.

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Title
Leghorn, Italy; Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater.
Additional title: [Photograph of an African American officer reunited with his family, 10 July 1946.]
Names
United States. Army Pictorial Service (Photographer)
Collection

Military

Post-World War II Activity

Troops stationed in Italy.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1946
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
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater; Captain Clark M. Valentine, 169 Omeita Street, Battle Creek, Michigan, is shown with his wife, Mrs. Frances I. Valentine, and son, Clark, Jr., in Leghorn (Livorno), Italy, after driving up from Naples where his family debarked from the SS Thomas Barry on June 3; 7-10-46."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 10 x 8 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13049857
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ab2c1560-c645-012f-b798-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Leghorn, Italy; Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1946. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9c1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Leghorn, Italy; Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9c1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1946). Leghorn, Italy; Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9c1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Leghorn, Italy; Since the Army started transporting dependents overseas last May, seven wives and three children of Negro Military personnel have arrived in the Mediterranean Theater.