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Photograph by:
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Major Lee Rayford, American  Search this
301st Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 7/8 × 11 in. (35.2 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Italy, Europe
Date:
1944-1945
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of Maj. Lee Rayford standing in front of a P-47 Thunderbolt. Maj. Rayford is pictured in the bottom half of the photo from his torso up. He is wearing a flight helmet with goggles. Behind Maj. Rayford is the front of a P-47 Thunderbolt with four propellers showing.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Transportation  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 Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.2.3.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Scurlock
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:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56a094111-c5bc-49cd-8e3f-919f0c2ec0c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.2.3.6