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Source:   National Youth Administration collection.


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[African American woman sitting at a desk and testing the dimensions of a bolt, Brooklyn Work Experience Center, New York.

Image ID: 1260367

[African American woman sitting at a desk and testing the dimensions of a bolt, Brooklyn Work Experience Center, New Yor... ([1935-1943])

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Image Title

:  [African American woman sitting at a desk and testing the dimensions of a bolt, Brooklyn Work Experience Center, New York.

Additional Name(s)

: United States. National Youth Administration -- Sponsor

Created Date

: [1935-1943]

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver, 10 x 8 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 28815

Notes

: Original negative #: 2424-3; Caption below photograph: "At the Brooklyn Work Experience Center, 980 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, N.Y., female youth worker is testing dimensions of the bolts produced in the machine shop. / The aim of the defense program is to enable young people to develop a single skill and to do a specific job such as operating a lathe, drill press, or a welder. In this manner, youth are equipped to contribute immediately to ....
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Source

: National Youth Administration collection.

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Photographs and Prints Division

Digital ID

: 1260367

Record ID

: 612779

Digital Item Published

: 1-13-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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