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Renesch, E. G. (fl. 1917-1918) Colored man is no slacker

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06134 Author/Creator: Renesch, E. G. (fl. 1917-1918) Place Written: Chicago, Illinois Type: Print Date: 1918 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Depicts an African American World War I infantryman parting with a woman in a blue dress. In the background, African American soldiers march; one soldier carries a United States flag. The couple stands on a walkway surrounded by flowers.

People: Renesch, E. G., fl. 1917-1918.

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Keywords/Subjects: Progressive Era, World War I, African American Troops, African American History, Women's History, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs

Sub Era: World War One