Group portrait of Florida's delegation of junior scrappers at the Mobile, Alabama launching of the U.S. Liberty Ship Colin P. Kelly Jr.

Group portrait of Florida's delegation of junior scrappers at the Mobile, Alabama launching of the U.S. Liberty Ship Colin P. Kelly Jr.


Image Number

  • MSC3399A

Year

  • 1942

Date Note

  • Photographed on December 13, 1942.

Series Title

General Note

  • Individual top scrappers and representatives from the top scrapping schools, front row (L-R): unidentified, Principal of Loxahatchee school Mary Solick, Superintendent of Palm Beach County John I. Leonard, Betty Lou Smith, Joseph Thibodeaux, and Dale Maxwell. Second row: unknown, Florida State Superintendent of Schools Colin English, Mrs. Maxwell, unknown, Allen Shelton, Albert W. Thompson, and Gwendolyn Willcocks. Back row: two unknown men at far left, unidentified, unidentified, Colin P. Kelly Sr., Emmala "Emy" Kelly (Howerton), and Mary Eliza "Mamie" Mays Kelly.
  • The Junior Scrap Army program was developed during World War II by the State Defense Council and the Florida Department of Education to encourage school-age Floridians to collect scrap metal for recycling into war material.

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Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

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Group portrait of Florida's delegation of junior scrappers at the Mobile, Alabama launching of the U.S. Liberty Ship Colin P. Kelly Jr.
Group portrait of Florida's delegation of junior scrappers at the Mobile, Alabama launching of the U.S. Liberty Ship Colin P. Kelly Jr.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Group portrait of Florida's delegation of junior scrappers at the Mobile, Alabama launching of the U.S. Liberty Ship Colin P. Kelly Jr. 1942. Black & white photoprint, 4 x 5 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/341597>, accessed 21 February 2020.

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Group portrait of Florida's delegation of junior scrappers at the Mobile, Alabama launching of the U.S. Liberty Ship Colin P. Kelly Jr. 1942. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/341597>.

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(State Archives of Florida)