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African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice

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Title
African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice
Names
United States. Army (Photographer)
Collection

Military

Post-World War II Activity

Troops in France

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1945 - 1949
Place: Nice, France
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
France
Palms
Buildings
Walkways
Nice (France)
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "Technical Sergeant Willie Burditt, of Sealy, Texas, and Corporal Booker Ward, of Alto, Louisiana stroll along the promenade at Nice, former playground of millionaires which is now a favorite rest center for GIs [veterans of the U.S. armed forces] stationed in France, Germany and Italy; Burditt and Ward are assigned to the 3425 Quartermaster Truck Company, the only Negro unit stationed in Nice."
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): a40a83e0-c645-012f-a952-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1945: Created (Approximate)
  • 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. "African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1945 - 1949. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1945 - 1949). African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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African American soldiers walking along promenade at Nice