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Snapshot of Negro Soldiers in France during World War I

Accession Number: 96-375-175

Snapshot of Negro Soldiers in France during World War I

 3-1/2x4-1/2 inches, Black and White
Description: Snapshot of France during World War I, probably taken by Eben Ayers who was stationed there one year. St. Nazaire. 811th Pioneer Quartet. (Negro soldiers singing.)
Date: ca. May 1919
Related Collection: Eben A. Ayers Papers
ARC Keywords: African American soldiers; African Americans; World War, 1914-1918
HST Keywords: Ayers, Eben A. - Ref to; France - World War I; Negroes; World War I - General File;
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