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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 × 4 1/8 in. (15.3 × 10.5 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1945
Description:
Photographic portrait of Major Charles J. Blackwood in full military dress during World War II. The photograph was taken in a studio with a blurred background. Blackwood is seated with his hands folded in his lap facing to the left of the image. He is wearing his officer's service cap, Sam Brown belt (wide belt, supported by a narrower strap passing diagonally over the right shoulder), and formal uniform jacket. The World War I Service medal can be seen on the jacket. The back of the photograph is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War II  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.
Object number:
2018.13.5.2
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/fd5ad88d2c8-f5f9-40ab-bd1e-74f0e85be922
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.5.2