Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

Winter 2-1978

Description

The entrance to the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, South Carolina. Training of Marine Corps recruits began here in 1915. The base has been training recruits for every major U.S. conflict of the 20th and 21st century.

Notes

http://www.mcrdpi.usmc.mil/graduation/pi.asp

Rights

This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Marine service -- United States; Military bases, American -- South Carolina -- Parris Island

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

South Carolina

City Name

Parris Island

Keywords

Marine Corps; Parris Island, South Carolina;

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