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Open Nash and Mr. Charlie Jones

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09724.04 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Photograph Date: circa 1930s Pagination: 1 photograph ; 8.7 x 13.7

Summary of Content: One sepia toned photograph of an African American man posing in front of a car. Writing on the side of the photograph identifies the car as an "open Nash" and the man as Mr. Charlie Jones. Nash Motor Company existed between 1916 and 1937 before becoming a division of the Nash-Kelvinator Corporation until 1954. Though not completely identifiable, the car in the photograph appears fairly similar to 1930s Touring Sedans.

People: Jones, Charlie

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: African AmericansAutomobile

Sub Era: The Great Depression

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