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The Resource John P. Offer photograph

John P. Offer photograph

Label
John P. Offer photograph, ca. 1943
Title
John P. Offer photograph
Inclusive dates
ca. 1943
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mounted photograph, black and white but professionally tinted, of Offer, facing forward and wearing his U.S. Navy uniform
Biographical or historical data
Resident of Lawrence, Mass.; son of George Offer; joined the U.S. Navy in Dec. 1941 and received his basic training at Newport, R.I., and transferred to hospital apprentice school in New York. Later he was sent to Chelsea Naval Hospital and detailed to the Atlantic Fleet transportation service. His ship and crew transferred to the Pacific theater and later to the Fourth Marines. He was Pharmacist's Mate, second class and was killed July 29, 1944 in the South Pacific.
Cataloging source
MLaw
Characteristic
picture
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-1944
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Offer, John P.
Language note
Materials in English
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Sailors
  • World War, 1939-1945
Technique
not applicable
Label
John P. Offer photograph
Instantiates
Note
The material described in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Lawrence Public Library, Lawrence, Mass
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1265142
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid in the repository.
Extent
1 item.
Governing access note
Collection is open for research
Lccn
2010557997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Ownership
Found among historical materials at Lawrence Public Library. Originally identified incorrectly as George Offer but later identified as his son, John P. Offer, when the archivist found a newspaper clipping about the military record of the same person.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1265142
  • (OCoLC)677090229
Label
John P. Offer photograph
Note
The material described in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Lawrence Public Library, Lawrence, Mass
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1265142
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid in the repository.
Extent
1 item.
Governing access note
Collection is open for research
Lccn
2010557997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Ownership
Found among historical materials at Lawrence Public Library. Originally identified incorrectly as George Offer but later identified as his son, John P. Offer, when the archivist found a newspaper clipping about the military record of the same person.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1265142
  • (OCoLC)677090229

Library Locations

    • Lawrence Public LibraryBorrow it
      51 Lawrence Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841, US
      42.7107245 -71.162215
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