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Negro and white youth at work in the woodmill.

Image ID: 1260377

Negro and white youth at work in the woodmill.  [[Two men standing and guiding a plank of wood through the bl...] ([1935-1943])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Negro and white youth at work in the woodmill.

Alternate Title

: [Two men standing and guiding a plank of wood through the blade of a band saw.]

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, 8 x 10 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 34918

Notes

: Original negative #: 2426-3; Caption on back: "The value of NYA work experience as a stepping stone to a job in private industry is shown by the fact that during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, more than 325,000 NYA [National Youth Administration] out-of-school youth obtained jobs in private industry, many of them in national defense. A proportionate number of negro youths are included and this number has increased with the shortage of ....
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Source

: National Youth Administration collection.

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1260377

Record ID

: 612790

Digital Item Published

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

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