Backyard of house near the House office building, showing privy on extreme right with water supply between privy and ice box. This is an alley dwelling and these tiny, overcrowded, dirty backyards are characteristic of this section
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Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
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district of columbia
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