Mansfield (Otis Tarleton) Papers

Otis Tarleton Mansfield poses for aphoto in his naval uniform
Portrait of Otis Tarleton Mansfield in U.S. Navy uniform, circa 1918, Otis Tarleton Mansfield papers, MS 74, African American Museum & Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library.

The Otis Tarleton Mansfield Papers include six photographs of Otis Tarleton Mansfield and other African American soldiers who served in the U.S. Army and Navy during World War I. The papers also include Mansfield’s honorable discharge from the U.S. Naval Reserve Force and his war service certificate.

Dates: 1918-1921
Collection number: MS 74
Collector: Mansfield, Otis Tarleton.
Collector: Branch, Curtis.
Collection Size: .1 linear feet (1 folder)

Guide to the Otis Tarleton Mansfield Papers

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