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Source:   National Youth Administration collection.

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Huron Work Experience Center.

Image ID: 1260390

Huron Work Experience Center.  [[African American young female worker assisting another NYA ...] (1941)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Huron Work Experience Center.

Alternate Title

: [African American young female worker assisting another NYA [National Youth Administration] youth in painting furniture, Chicago, Illinois, July 1941.]

Additional Name(s)

: United States. National Youth Administration -- Sponsor

Created Date

: 1941


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.


: 29533


: Original negative # : 3428-B ; Caption on back: "Wearing inhaler masks to protect themselves against paint fumes, Jacob MacKert and Lillie Beard spray desks made in the Chicago wood shop for the NYA [National Youth Administration] state office."


: National Youth Administration collection.


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

Digital ID

: 1260390

Record ID

: 612819

Digital Item Published

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

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