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

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1260415
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Names
Smith, Roger (Photographer)
Collection

Education.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1900 - 1990
Date Issued: 1943
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Topics
Washington (D.C.)
Jewelry
African American girls
Display boards
Notes
Content : Organized into six series: I. Pre-K to 12th grade ; II. Higher education ; III. Adult education ; IV. Civilian defense education ; V. Educators ; VI. Buildings and facilities.

Content: 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 articles from scrap and discarded materials; Girls are taught to wear proper color combinations and the right kind of accessories for each dress; Photo shows [left to right] Misses Helen G. Weaver, Yvonne Colvin and Audrey V. Minor in an exhibit of the Art Crafts Class."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 9f970000-c6b2-012f-9892-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Created (Approximate)
  • 1943: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "[African American schoolgirls showing jewelry made by themselves from scrap and discarded materials in their Art Crafts Class.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1990. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa62-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "[African American schoolgirls showing jewelry made by themselves from scrap and discarded materials in their Art Crafts Class.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 21, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa62-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1990). [African American schoolgirls showing jewelry made by themselves from scrap and discarded materials in their Art Crafts Class.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fa62-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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