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Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941.

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Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941.

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Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941.
Additional title: [African American men and women in the busy sidewalk during lunchtime.]
Names
United States. Farm Security Administration (Sponsor)
Collier, John (1913-) (Photographer)
Collection

Farm Security Administration Collection.

Washington, D.C.

John Collier.

Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Washington (D.C.)
Capitols -- Washington (D.C.)
Street vendors
African American construction workers
Genres
Photographs
Gelatin silver prints
Notes
Content: Photographs and Prints Division, The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 03c26f90-c613-012f-17cf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8b3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Hot lunches are served on the job by colored vendors; Soups, beans, and coffee were their menu, with occasional corn bread and succotash; Emergency office space construction; Washington, D.C.; Dec., 1941.