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Created by:
Rockford Illustrating Company, American, 1894 - 1971  Search this
Subject of:
86th Infantry Division, American, founded 1917  Search this
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, metal, cardboard and paper
H x W x D (In frame): 9 1/8 × 46 5/8 × 3/4 in. (23.2 × 118.4 × 1.9 cm)
Place depicted:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
November 7, 1917
Framed Panoramic Photograph of Camp Grant Officers on November 7, 1917. The photograph is titled, [CAMP GRANT / OFFICERS / 86 Division / and part of / 92 Division]. The officers are pictured standing in a large group facing forward toward the camera. The group thins in the center with a few men standing front and center. The officers are wearing military uniforms. On the bottom right of the image, text in white reads, [Photograph by / ROCKFORD ILLUSTRATING CO, 11-7-17 / © 1917- R. I. Co]. The photograph is in a wood frame that has been painted black. The back of the frame was covered in paper but most has been lost. Two metal wire connects both short ends of the frame.
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
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Public domain
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