Fighting for Freedom

Fighting for Freedom

Photographs From the National Museum of African American History and Culture

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"Volume 5 of Double Exposure presents 50 images of African Americans in uniform, from the Civil War to the War in Iraq" -- publisher's catalogue.

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This, the fifth volume in the series Double Exposure, presents fifty images of African Americans in uniform, from the Civil War to the War in Iraq. The selection of photographs, which exemplify stories of patriotism, courage, and dignity, are enriched by the unique perspective of Frank Bolden, Jr., 12th Administrator of NASA and Gail Lumet Buckley, author of American Patriots. Photographers include Anthony Barboza, a staff photographer in the U.S. Navy, Henry Clay Anderson who studied photography at Southern University under the G.I. Bill, and Robert Scurlock whose famous photographs of the Tuskegee Airmen still live with us today.


Features images and portraits of African Americans in uniform, from the 1860's, World Wars I and II to the present.


Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution ; London : D. Giles Limited, 2017
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781911282013
1911282018
Branch Call Number: 355.0089 FIGHT
Characteristics: 80 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 18 cm
Notes: This, the fifth volume in the series Double Exposure, presents fifty images of African Americans in uniform, from the Civil War to the War in Iraq. The selection of photographs, which exemplify stories of patriotism, courage, and dignity, are enriched by the unique perspective of Frank Bolden, Jr., 12th Administrator of NASA and Gail Lumet Buckley, author of American Patriots. Photographers include Anthony Barboza, a staff photographer in the U.S. Navy, Henry Clay Anderson who studied photography at Southern University under the G.I. Bill, and Robert Scurlock whose famous photographs of the Tuskegee Airmen still live with us today

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