American Legion Department Convention at the Civic Auditorium Convention Hall, San Francisco, 1946
- American Legion Department Convention at the Civic Auditorium Convention Hall, San Francisco, 1946
- Alternative title
- American Legion Department Convention
- Date Created
- August 31-September 3, 1946
Miriam Matthews Photograph Collection
Ford M. White was a member of the Los Angeles Fire Department.
J. Rodney Smith was the publisher of The News.
Ben Lawrence was a veteran, a member of the American Legion, and a plastering contractor.
Photograph of nineteen African American members of the American Legion, wearing garrison caps and some wearing military jackets, seated in an auditorium during a convention in San Francisco.
Arthur R. McClanahan was a policeman, a bailiff and a member of the American Legion.
Fred Whiteman was a member of the American Legion and a post was named after him.
- 1 photograph
African American veterans
Congresses and conventions
Whiteman, Fred R. (Frederick Roscoe), 1893-1953
Hubert, Jerome L. (Jerome Lewis), Sr., 1894-1989
Wyatt, De Soto, 1893-1952
White, Ford M. (Ford Marlin), 1898-1967
Fodison, James K., 1897-1971
Whitaker, Fred, b. 1894
McClanahan, Arthur R. (Arthur Rowe), 1889-1963
Smith, J. Rodney (James Rodney)
Moody, Augustus O., 1896-1952
American Legion. Department of California
Lawrence, Ben, b. 1890 or 91
Bryant, Romeo, 1892-1969
- Subject Geographic
- San Francisco (Calif.)
- Resource type
- still image