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A Young Woman Ordnance Worker

A Young Woman Ordnance Worker

This photograph depicts a young Woman Ordnance Worker who received munitions factory training through the National Youth Administration as she poses in front of a Woman Ordnance Worker poster during World War I... more

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

Portrait Photograph of Dr. Leo Kahn, Principal Archivist, Imperial War Museum, London

Portrait Photograph of Dr. Leo Kahn, Principal Archivist, Imperial War...

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

Photograph of Diary of Eva Braun

Photograph of Diary of Eva Braun

This is a photograph of the diary of Eva Braun. Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

Photograph of War Memorial Building

Photograph of War Memorial Building

Original caption: War Memorial Building, Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Exterior. Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

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Bell XFM-1 Artist's conception in flight

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Bell XFM-1 On Ramp Left Front

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Photograph of Federal Register Poster

Photograph of Federal Register Poster

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

Martin Place and Castlereagh Street; Hotel Australia, Sydney, ca. 1935 / photographers Hall & Co.

Martin Place and Castlereagh Street; Hotel Australia, Sydney, ca. 1935...

The original Hotel Australia is the tall building on the left; the later extension can be seen right right with the tall arches..Format: Negative..Find more detailed information about this photographic collecti... more

Photograph of Army Trucks on Constitution Avenue in Front of Archives during transfer of War Department Archives to Archives Building from Schuylkill Arsenal

Photograph of Army Trucks on Constitution Avenue in Front of Archives ...

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

Photograph of Diary of Eva Braun

Photograph of Diary of Eva Braun

This is a photograph of the cover of the diary of Eva Braun. Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

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Bell XFM-1 Right Side, Low, Showing Turbocharger

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

Oak and New Chambers Streets, Manhattan.

Oak and New Chambers Streets, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482579. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. October 28, 1935. .Notes: Code: III.B.1. Exhibited: Modern Vision #57 Festive lights in curlicue designs arch over street, men with tall ladder, wagons, ... more

Photograph of Extraordinary Congress of the International Council on Archives

Photograph of Extraordinary Congress of the International Council on A...

This is a photograph from the first session of the International Council on Archives. Dr. Etienne Sabbe of Belgium is speaking. Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

National Youth Administration Advertisement

National Youth Administration Advertisement

This photograph depicts a poster that was used to advertise the National Youth Administration's programs, which included dance and debate, at Warren High School in Warren, Massachusetts. National Youth Administ... more

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Bell L-39 Experimental Aircraft showing Ventral Fin Installation.

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

1935 DeSoto automobile

1935 DeSoto automobile

1935 DeSoto automobile..Photographer: .Unknown..Subjects (LCSH):.DeSoto automobile.Automobiles.Lakes.Mountains..Digital Collection: .Transportation Collection.content.lib.washington.edu/transportationweb/index.... more

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

Francis Birtles, his wife of less than two months, Nea, and his touring car in front of the Public Library of New South Wales, Sydney, 9 May 1935 / photographer Sam Hood

Francis Birtles, his wife of less than two months, Nea, and his tourin...

Format: Negative..Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=85658 ( http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=85658 ... more

Photograph of The U.S. Electoral Process Exhibit

Photograph of The U.S. Electoral Process Exhibit

This is a photograph of The U.S. Electoral Process exhibit, including a 1968 political cartoon, a poster by Ben Shahn (FDR Library), and a 1968 poster from the National Republican Committee. Historic Photograph... more

Photograph of Extraordinary Congress of the International Council on Archives

Photograph of Extraordinary Congress of the International Council on A...

This is a photograph from the International Council on Archives reception. Pictured conversing from left to right are: Antoine May of Luxembourg, Etienne Sabbe of Belgium, and Christian Gut of France. Historic ... more

A War Manpower Commission and A National Youth Administration Float

A War Manpower Commission and A National Youth Administration Float

This photograph depicts a float that was used to advertise the War Manpower Commission and National Youth Administration's war production training for youth between the ages of 16 through 24 during World War II... more

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

A National Youth Administration Dormitory

A National Youth Administration Dormitory

This photograph depicts a group of young women as they relax in a dormitory used by participants in the National Youth Administration Defense Program in Massachusetts during World War II. National Youth Adminis... more

A National Youth Administration Work Experience Display in Springfield, Massachusetts

A National Youth Administration Work Experience Display in Springfield...

This photograph depicts a window advertisement for World War II-related work experience and training offered by the National Youth Administration in Springfield, Massachusetts. National Youth Administration (NY... more

Photograph of Model of Vault in Main Hallway

Photograph of Model of Vault in Main Hallway

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

Photograph of War Memorial Building in Jackson, Mississippi

Photograph of War Memorial Building in Jackson, Mississippi

Historic Photograph File of National Archives Events and Personnel

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

National Air Races, from 1928 through 1939

Cliff Henderson Collection image. Clifford "Cliff" Henderson (1896-1984) was one of the early organizers of the National Air Races, and managed the races from 1928 through 1939. Please tag these images so that... more

[The Hindenburg]

[The Hindenburg]

Title: [The Hindenburg] ..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall ..Date: 1936..Place: Lakehurst, Ocean County, New Jersey..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photographs..Description: Various news crews covering th... more

Herald Square, 34th and Broadway, Manhattan.

Herald Square, 34th and Broadway, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482734. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 16, 1936. .Notes: Looking down on busy intersection, people crossing, buses, trucks, cabs, other autos, Macy's entrance just visible with union p... more

Hanover Square, Manhattan.

Hanover Square, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 482822. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 25, 1936. .Notes: Code: I.B. Elevated railroad station in Hanover Square in Lower Manhattan, cars below, buildings of various eras beyond.. .Sour... more

Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, 8, Manhattan.

Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, 8, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 1219157. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. March 20, 1936. .Notes: Three large row houses, including one of marble (#8) and traffic on Fifth Ave. and 8th St., and trolley tracks in 8th St. Code... more

Automóvel, Lisboa, Portugal

Automóvel, Lisboa, Portugal

Marca. Studebaker.Modelo: Presidente.Ano: 1936..Fotografia sem data. Produzida durante a atividade do Estúdio Mário Novais: 1933-1983..[CFT003 051552.ic]

Hubert Opperman eating an ice cream next to a Peter's Ice Cream Reo truck,1936, by Sam Hood

Hubert Opperman eating an ice cream next to a Peter's Ice Cream Reo tr...

Format: Photograph..Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=153705 ( http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=153... more

Film actor Helen Twelvetrees and her 1935 Pontiac, Cinesound Studios, Sydney, 1936 / Sam Hood

Film actor Helen Twelvetrees and her 1935 Pontiac, Cinesound Studios, ...

Format: Silver gelatin photograph..Notes: One of the first American women to star in an Australian film..From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au ( http:/... more

Willow and Poplar Street, looking east [sic, view is actuall...

Willow and Poplar Street, looking east [sic, view is actuall...

Digital ID: 482762. Willow and Poplar Street, looking east [sic, view is actually looking toward Manhattan], Brooklyn.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. May 14, 1936. .Notes: Laundry wagon, cars, along ... more

Herald Square, 34th and Broadway, Manhattan.

Herald Square, 34th and Broadway, Manhattan.

Digital ID: 1219153. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. July 16, 1936. .Notes: Looking down from 'el' station at intersection of 34th and Broadway; pedestrians, traffice, Macy's and billboards, Saks at 34t... more

[Airplane]
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West Street Row: V, between Warren & Murray Streets, Manhatt...

West Street Row: V, between Warren & Murray Streets, Manhatt...

Digital ID: 482658. West Street Row: V, between Warren & Murray Streets, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. April 08, 1936. .Notes: Code: III.B.1. Billboards top buildings at the corner of Warre... more

West Washington Market, Washington Street and Loew Avenue, M...

West Washington Market, Washington Street and Loew Avenue, M...

Digital ID: 482678. West Washington Market, Washington Street and Loew Avenue, Manhattan.. Abbott, Berenice -- Photographer. August 18, 1936. .Notes: Code: II.C.1. Man works on roof of market's porch, trucks o... more

Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart

(Unknown) Amelia Earhart standing in front of the Lockheed Electra in which she disappeared in July 1937. Born in Atchison, Kansas in 1897, Amelia Earhart did not begin flying until after her move to California... more

Royal Service Station, Anzac Pde, Kensington. 30 May 1937, by Sam Hood

Royal Service Station, Anzac Pde, Kensington. 30 May 1937, by Sam Hood

This service station still exists..Format: Photograph..Find more detailed information about this photograph: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=19815 ( http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetail... more

Photograph of Planting Float in the Memorial Day Parade in Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Photograph of Planting Float in the Memorial Day Parade in Rhinelander...

Original caption: Planting Float Memorial Day Parade, 1937. Rhinelander, Wis. Historic Photographs

1935 Plymouth sedan, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, February 1937 / Sam Hood

1935 Plymouth sedan, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, February ...

Format: negative. .Find more detailed information about this photograph: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=19317 ( http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=19317 ) ..Search f... more

Berlin 1937

Berlin 1937

Beskrivelse: Pyntede gater i Berlin, Arbeidets dag (1. mai)/ Berlins 700 års jubileum. Biler med reklamebanner, flagg med hakekors..Fotograf: Thomas Neumann.År: 1937.Kamera: Leica.Film: Agfa color neu.Arkivrefe... more

The Theatre Royal, Australia Hotel, Mutual & Citizens Assurance; Castlereagh Street [from N. Le Roy-Tracy Ltd., right], Sydney, 1936-1937 / photographer Hall & Co.

The Theatre Royal, Australia Hotel, Mutual & Citizens Assurance; Castl...

Format: Negative..Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=53321 ( http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=53321 ... more

Chrysler Salon, N.Y.C.

Chrysler Salon, N.Y.C.

Photo shows the 1937 Chrysler Airflow four-door sedan on display in the showroom of the Chrysler Building, New York City, N.Y.

Life Magazine - Texas Oil Story

Life Magazine - Texas Oil Story

Title: Life Magazine - Texas Oil Story ..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: ca. July - December 1937..Place: Gladewater, Texas ..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection..Physical Descript... more

Helga Rome's Passport

Helga Rome's Passport

"After Kristallnacht, my grandmother went to Brazil and then we sponsored her to come here. It was difficult at the beginning for me. School was difficult, language was hard. But we graduated at 16. My father h... more