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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: 5 × 4 1/8 in. (12.7 × 10.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1941-1945
Description:
A black and white photograph of three Tuskegee Airmen standing in front of a tent. A sign appears at opening of tent that reads, [ORDERLY ROOM]. The man in the middle where's light-colored uniform pants, shirt and cap. The two men on either side of him both wear mechanic's coveralls and boots. In the background, one man is visible standing inside of the tent, while another man is visible standing behind the three men. 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:
2015.63.7
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/fd5f4c3184a-768d-43a3-adce-39b0fbed5bc0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.63.7