African Americans -- Civil rights -- History.
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Unprocessed — Folder 2019-02-01_Black_History_display-2019.022.a
Sub-Series — Box 2s2, Folder: 11
Scope and Contents This series contains photographs of African-Americans in the military, 1970-1973. Photographs include candid press photographs of high ranking African-American military personnel and military action photographs. The series portrays the signficant roles African-American played in the U.S. military. Notable photographs include Major General Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. (highest ranking African-American in U.S. Armed Forces), Captain Samuel L. Gravely, Jr. (first African-American to become an admiral...