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Photograph by:
James H. O'Neal, American, 1918 - 1983  Search this
Subject of:
99th Pursuit Squadron, American, 1941 - 1949  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 15/16 × 8 in. (25.2 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1944-1945
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of an unidentified Tuskegee airman leaning against the tail of an airplane. The airman is wearing a military uniform with boots. The plane has a star painted along the side, as well as a number "31," and is parked on a pierced steel airstrip. There are no marks or inscriptions, front or back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  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 the O'Neal family in loving memory of James "Huey" O'Neal
Object number:
2015.63.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Andrea M. O'Neal
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
James "Huey" O'Neal Collection of Tuskegee Airmen Photographs
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd507dba11b-0d76-4def-90fc-9ca9d6263af8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.63.2