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Page 25 of album belonging to Lewis C. Smith

Catalog Data

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
Leonard M. Jackson, American  Search this
Ulysses S. Taylor, American, 1919 - 1987  Search this
Charles I. Williams, American  Search this
Medium:
paper, adhesive, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2015.272.25a image): 8 1/16 × 7 7/16 in. (20.5 × 18.9 cm)
H x W (2015.272.25a sheet): 8 3/8 × 7 9/16 in. (21.3 × 19.2 cm)
H x W (page): 8 7/16 × 10 13/16 in. (21.5 × 27.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
photograph albums
Date:
1943-1944
Description:
Page 25 of a photograph album (2015.272) owned by Lewis Curtis Smith. The black colored page has one black and white gelatin silver print photograph attached to it (2015.272.25a). The photograph depicts Charles I. Williams, Lewis Curtis Smith, Ulysses S. Taylor Jr. and Leonard M. Jackson standing in front of an airplane. Each pilot is wearing a jumpsuit, googles and an aviator’s helmet. Each of the pilots are identified with a handwritten ink inscription above them. The inscriptions say “Williams,” “Smith,” “Taylor,” and “Jackson.” Also above the pilot identified as Jackson is a blue cross.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  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:
2015.272.25a
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/fd55397f1c4-43cf-408f-b1e9-92362308074a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.272.25a