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Photograph by:
United States Navy, American, founded 1775  Search this
Subject of:
James Lane, American  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 4 x 5 1/8 in. (10.2 x 13 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Pacific Ocean
Date:
July 1942
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of James Lane and ten other crewmembers on the deck of the USS Indianapolis, firing a gun, with guns pointing to the right. Two officers are standing behind the crewmembers. Handwritten in black ink above Lane is "James" with an arrow.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jackie Bryant Smith
Object number:
2010.66.104
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cf3a980f-9110-422d-a202-d23ff4606349
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.66.104