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School children learn how anti-aircraft guns operate in the Third War Loan Drive in Washington, D.C.

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Title
School children learn how anti-aircraft guns operate in the Third War Loan Drive in Washington, D.C.
Names
Smith, Roger (Photographer)
Collection

Military

World War II

United States Army, Stateside Activities

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1939 - 1945
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
World War, 1939-1945
United States. Army
Washington (D.C.)
African American boys
Antiaircraft guns
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Caption on back: "School children of Washington, D.C. are having the time of their lives at the "BACK THE ATTACK" Army show which is spurring the $15,000,000,000 ; Third War Loan Drive in the nation's capital; This group is shown operating an anti-aircraft gun, part of the large display of ordnance and equipment at the show."
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
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): 903abcf0-c645-012f-f59c-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

  • 1939: Created (Approximate)
  • 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. "School children learn how anti-aircraft guns operate in the Third War Loan Drive in Washington, D.C." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1939 - 1945. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "School children learn how anti-aircraft guns operate in the Third War Loan Drive in Washington, D.C." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1939 - 1945). School children learn how anti-aircraft guns operate in the Third War Loan Drive in Washington, D.C. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f9f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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School children learn how anti-aircraft guns operate in the Third War Loan Drive in Washington, D.C.