Beginning His Day, Specialist Five Thomas R. Katke Pauses To Help A School Teacher Line Up Her Students For The Daily Flag Raising Ceremony.  Katke Often Takes Time Out From His Work In The Village To Help The Teachers -- At The Same Time Learning More About The People Of Gadsden Village. (U. S. Army Photo)
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2007.184.1.108
People
Gordon W. Gahan, American (New York, New York 1945 - 1984 St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands)
Title
Beginning his day, Specialist Five Thomas R. Katke pauses to help a school teacher line up her students for the daily flag raising ceremony. Katke often takes time out from his work in the village to help the teachers -- at the same time learning more about the people of Gadsden Village. (U. S. Army Photo)
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
July 1967
Places
Creation Place: Southeast Asia, Vietnam
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions
image: 16.5 x 11.3 cm (6 1/2 x 4 7/16 in.)
sheet: 17.9 x 12.7 cm (7 1/16 x 5 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • (not assigned): Stamped on verso: Photo courtesy of Information Office U.S. Army Vietnam
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Barbara Robinson
Accession Year
2007
Object Number
2007.184.1.108
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Subjects and Contexts

Gordon Ward Gahan Collection

Gadsden Village

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Verification Level

2 - Adequate. Object is adequately described but information may not be vetted