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Washington public schools go to war.

Image ID: 1260416

Washington public schools go to war.  [[African American school children selling and buying war bon...] ([1943])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Washington public schools go to war.

Alternate Title

: [African American school children selling and buying war bonds in front of their school building.]

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

: 24281

Notes

: Original negative # : D-10215 ; 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, and the buying of war bonds and stamps is a regular practice in the schools of the District."

Source

: Education. / Civilian defense education.

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1260416

Record ID

: 612860

Digital Item Published

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

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