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Washington public schools go to war.

Image ID: 1260412

Washington public schools go to war.  [[African American preschool children learning civil defense ...] ([1943])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Washington public schools go to war.

Alternate Title

: [African American preschool children learning civil defense with their teachers through games.]


: Smith, Roger -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Published Date

: [1943]


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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


: 24381


: Original negative # : D-10214 ; Caption on Back: "The public schools of Washington, D. C., like those in most other sections of the country, have revised their pupils for fuller participation in the war effort; The schools have gone all-out for the Program of Civilian Defense, which includes child care and training; At the Margaret Murray Washington Vocational School pre-school guidance as well free activities are provided; Miss L. C. Rando ....
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: Education. / Civilian defense education.


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

Digital ID

: 1260412

Record ID

: 612856

Digital Item Published

: 8-31-2005; updated 3-17-2012

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