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Compiled by:
Lewis Curtis Smith, American, 1921 - 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Lewis Curtis Smith, American, 1921 - 1997  Search this
Medium:
paper, adhesive, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2015.272.13a image): 6 5/8 × 4 5/8 in. (16.8 × 11.7 cm)
H x W (2015.272.13a sheet): 6 7/8 × 4 15/16 in. (17.5 × 12.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.13b image): 6 11/16 × 4 5/8 in. (17 × 11.7 cm)
H x W (2015.272.13b sheet): 6 13/16 × 4 15/16 in. (17.3 × 12.5 cm)
H x W (page): 8 7/16 × 10 13/16 in. (21.5 × 27.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
photograph albums
Place captured:
Naples, Campania, Napoli, Italy, Europe
Date:
1943-1944
Description:
Page 13 of a photograph album (2015.272) owned by Lewis Curtis Smith. The black colored page contains two black and white gelatin silver printphotographs.
2015.272.13a: On the left side of the page is a photograph of Lewis Curtis Smith. He is sitting on an ornate handrail and wearing a bomber jacket. A handwritten ink inscription on the photograph says “99th Ftr. Sqd. / Officers’ Qtrs. Naples – 1943-4.”
2015.272.13b: On the right side of the page is a photograph of Lewis Curtis Smith. He is wearing a leather jacket and hat and is smiling at the camera.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Victoria L.Thornton and Family
Object number:
2015.272.13ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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/fd51519b6ec-ae63-41db-af11-94048957b125
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.272.13ab