Mindoro, Swimming

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Item Details

Title

Mindoro, Swimming

Subject

Recreation
Swimming

Description

"Fresh water swimming in river on Mindoro - Many soldiers in the water and on the bank" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Busuanga River: Upstream Bath, Downstream Laundry. Hill reported these scenes to Martha: 'En route home, we stopped at the deep part of the river for a swim. Couple of dozen men swimming. Sign downstream reads, 'No Nude Bathing.' I saw one pair of shorts. Two hundred yards down the river, the Filipino women do GI laundry." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

3/4/1945

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.493

Spatial Coverage

Mindoro, The Philippines

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

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