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Source: 
Arlington Historical Society, Fielder House Museum Collection
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Willie Strickland, a soldier during the First World War, sent this photo home to his mother in Arlington as a postcard in about 1917. It is ironic that Stricklin himself could not be served at most restaurants or hotels in the States at a time he was serving his country.

Collection: 
Arlington Black History Community Archive
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Record ID: 
ABHCA 00001