Photo, Print, Drawing First Negro Nurses Land in England
About this Item
- First Negro Nurses Land in England
- Accompanying caption reads: Twenty-four of the first contingent of Negro nurses assigned to the European Theater of Operations. Front row, left to right: Second Lieutenants Alice Simpson, Atlanta, Georgia, Vernice Eizer, Portsmouth, Virginia, and Catherine L. Harris, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Captain Mary L. Petty, Chicago, Illinois, (Commanding), First Lieutenant Ida E. Smith, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Second Lieutenants Dorcas Taylor, Omaha, Nebraska and Estella Smith, Cincinnati, Ohio. Second row, left to right: Second Lieutenants Arlayne Hall, Los Angeles, California, Rubye Collins, Castonia, North Carolina, Dorothy Guy, Newark, New Jersey, Doretha Wadley, Cordele, Georgia, Catherine Randle, Galveston, Texas, and Lucille Scales, St. Louis, Missouri. Third row, left to right, Gussie Danials, Valdosta, Georgia, Julie James, Richmond, Virginia, Doris S. Heath, Cleburn, Texas, Gwendolyn Sykes, Goldsberg, North Carolina and Melba Franklin, Sugartown, South Carolina. Fourth row, left to right: Second Lieutenants Sarah Johnson, Greensboro, North Carolina, Elizabeth L. Williams, Memphis, Tennessee, Anna Collins, Portsmouth, Virginia, Margaret Lipscomb, Opelika, Alabama and Marion Ridgely, Washington, D.C.
Created / Published
- August 21 1944.
- - African Americans--Military service--1940-1950
- - Nurses--1940-1950
- - Women--Military service--England--1940-1950
- Group portraits--1940-1950.
- Photographic prints--1940-1950.
- Portrait photographs--1940-1950.
- Group portraits--1940-1950
- Portrait photographs--1940-1950
- Photographic prints--1940-1950
- - Forms part of: Visual Materials from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Records.
- - Photograph by U.S. Signal Corps.
- - Collection finding aid available.
- 1 photographic print.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 13103, no. 9 [P&P;]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
- cph 3c19985 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c19985
Library of Congress Control Number
- LC-USZ62-119985 (b&w film copy neg.)
- No known restrictions on publication.. For information see "Visual Materials from the NAACP ...," http://lcweb.loc.gov/rr/print/res/086_naa.html
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First Negro Nurses Land in England. England, 1944. August 21. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501418/.
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(1944) First Negro Nurses Land in England. England, 1944. August 21. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501418/.
MLA citation style:
First Negro Nurses Land in England. August 21. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501418/>.