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Washington public schools go to war.

Image ID: 1260415

Washington public schools go to war.  [[African American schoolgirls showing jewelry made by themse...] ([1943])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Washington public schools go to war.

Alternate Title

: [African American schoolgirls showing jewelry made by themselves from scrap and discarded materials in their Art Crafts Class.]


: 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.


: 24259


: Original negative # : D-10210 ; 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, which includes conserving of materials and wearing apparel; Members of the Art Crafts Class at Armstrong High School have made jewelry and many other ....
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: Education. / Civilian defense education.


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

Digital ID

: 1260415

Record ID

: 612859

Digital Item Published

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

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