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Washington public schools go to war.

Image ID: 1260414

Washington public schools go to war.  [[African American schoolboys preparing the soil for their co...] ([1943])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Washington public schools go to war.

Alternate Title

: [African American schoolboys preparing the soil for their community Victory Garden under supervision of their teachers.]

Creator

: Smith, Roger -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Published Date

: [1943]

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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

Item/Page/Plate

: 24256

Notes

: Original negative # : D-10213 ; Caption on back: "The public schools of Washington, D. C., like those in most other sections of the country, have revised their curricula to fit their pupils for fuller participation in the war efforts; They have gone all-out for the program of civilian defense; Many of the schools have their own Victory Gardens; Photo shows boys preparing the soil for their community Victory Garden under supervision of one of ....
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Source

: Education. / Civilian defense education.

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1260414

Record ID

: 612858

Digital Item Published

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

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