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The Marcellus Hartman Collection, no. 9 - Long Binh Post Exchange

Marcellus Hartman

Silent | c. 1971

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  •  Custom painted military vehicles around the Post Exchange 
  •  Vietnamese women around the Post Exchange 
  •  Soldiers, in and out of uniforms, at Post Exchange 
  •  Soldiers greeting each other with a handshake 
  •  A dog running around the Post Exchange 
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Filmed by Texas-native Marcellus Hartman while serving in Vietnam, this footage of the Long Binh Post Exchange captures custom painted jeeps in the parking lot and people carrying out their business, including African-American soldiers greeting each other with a special handshake, called a dap.