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Production (after weeks of preparation) of the grand oriental spectacle in three acts entitled Cherry and fair star

Grand spectacular production of the Black crook . . . marvelous mechanical effects . . . grand ballets

Geneva Political Equality Club Meeting program

Parlor Meeting Successful; Geneva Political Equality Club begins musical and literary program

Final Plans for the 60th Anniversary, Seneca Falls, May 22, 1908, outlining 60th anniversary program

Geneva Political Equality Club meeting program, speaker Thomas P. McCarrick, Rochester attorney

Geneva Political Equality Club Party notice and program for June 1, 1908,

Early Champion of Women, Elizabeth Smith Miller to participate in 60th anniversary program at Seneca Falls

Votes for Women, Hyde Park Demonstration, London, June 21, 1908, Souvenir program

Elizabeth Smith Study Club Sponsors Program to benefit Free Library

Throng of children trying to get into the already crowded theatre at Jacksonville while the Child Labor program was in session Location: Jacksonville, Florida.

Invitation and program. Ceremonies in recognition of the completion of the inclosing of the east corner milestone of the District of Columbia also in commemoration of the one hundred and twenty-fifth anniversary of the laying of the first corner

Capps family at Columbia vaudeville. Baby of 21 months (been on stage for 6 months). Girl of 5 years (been on stage for 2 years). Boy of 7 years (been on stage for 1 year). Girl of 8 years (been on stage for 5 years). Boy of 12 years (been on stage for 8 years). Boy of 14 years (been on stage for 9 years). Oldest boy is acrobat, contortionist, etc. All do singing and dancing acts except baby, who appears in final scene as Charlie Chaplin. They appear 3 or 4 times a day--sometimes 7 days in the week, usually coming last on program (as a feature), which means they do not leave dressing room until nearly 11 p.m. Then, in addition, the life in cheap hotels and on the road "making new towns" is very unsettling. It was very touching to see the little ones curled up back of the scenes waiting for their act and getting 40 winks or the mother nursing the baby just before it was poked out onto the stage to do his little "turn." In spite of their stage life, their manners are good. They are quiet, well-appearing children, and the parents are kind and sympathetic. The father acts as nursemaid to the baby, and the mother dresses and changes the others and appears herself. She said: "They're never sick. It's the healthiest kind of life." The 8-year-old girl said: "I don't like it--the men in some places are so rough." There was some familiarity shown to them, but not much. Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan / Lewis W. Hine.

Unidentified band and leader, possibly assembled for a radio program of pupular dance music, ca. 1920

Grand opera by radio inaugurated as regular program of Chicago company. Mary Garden ... listening as Miss Edith Mason, ... sings into the radio transmitter for the first regular radio program of operas

Lady Anne Azgapetian, wife of General Azgapetian, of Armenia, who will be one of the many representatives of women of foreign countries who will speak at the convention of the National Woman's Party during the consideration of a future program.

Organizing the First Convention of Women Voters Since Suffrage Passed. Officers of the National Woman's Party in active charge of preparations for the convention of their members which will decide the future of the organization, to meet in Washington, February 15-19, 1921, left to right: Miss Mabel Vernon, of Wilmington, Del., chairman of convention delegates; Mrs. Lawrence Lewis of Philadelphia, chairman of the suffrage memorial committee; Alice Paul, national chairman of the Party; Mrs. Florence Brewer Boeckel of Washington, D.C., press chairman; Mrs. Abby Scott Baker of Washington, D.C., political chairman; Miss Anita Pollitzer, program chairman.

Washington school childrens' serenade of President and Mrs. Harding, as a feature of the Music Week program, which was to have been held at the Lincoln Memorial, was transferred to the East Room of the White House because of the rain

Impatient. Rear Admiral Emory S. Land, Chief of the Navy Department's Bureau of Construction and Repair, told the House Naval Affairs Committee that he was "reasonably satisfied with the progress of naval construction, but impatient to get on with the program." The Congress authorized the building of the navy to treaty strength last year, but funds are NOT available to handle the program, 1/22/35

Madame Secretary ready for hearing on security. Secretary of Labor, Frances Perkins, photographed as she prepared to testify on the Administration's Social Security program before the House Ways and Means Committee. 1/22/35

Pres. Coolidge signing the final veterans Bu. Hospital Bldg. bill at the W.H. [i.e., White House] during the garden party to the wounded soldiers. The bill provides for $6,800,000 for completing the hospital program. Center group, left to rt.: Gen. Pershing, Mrs. Coolidge, Commander Andrews, Col. C.O. Sherrill, and Brig. Gen. Frank T. Hines

Equal Rights Deputation to Gov. Smith on 3/5/24. Woman's Party urges legislative program. Right to left, front row: Mrs. Lloyd Williams, New York; Mrs. Lieber E. Whittic, State Vice chairman, Syracuse; Miss Ethel Barrymore, Founder; Gov. Smith; Mrs. Theresa Shivarts, New York; Mrs. McKane; Back row: Mrs. Abram J. Rose; Mrs. Stephen Pell; Mrs. Robert B. Stearns; Mrs. Josephine Curtis Jenner, Life member, all of New York. Mrs. Thomas J. Swanton, Rochester, and Miss Fred Lee Woodson, Washington, are mysteriously invisible in this picture.

Martha Graham, dancer, in a musical program tonight

Dance Artists in Program of Varied Appeal

Uncle Sam names a committee of nine to consider legislation for Conservation of Country's Oil Resources. A Committee of None composed of three representatives of the Government, a like number from the petroleum industry and three representatives from the American Bar Association, were named by the Federal Oil Conservation Board today to consider a legislative program for the conservation of the country's natural petroleum resources. The Committee of Nine is shown standing in the photograph, left to right: W.S. Farish, Humble Oil Company, Texas; James A. Veasey, American Bar Association; Henry M. Bates, American Bar Association; Edward C. Finney, Assistant Secretary of Interior; Thes. A. O'Donnell, California Petroleum Company

Equal Rights Envoys of the National Woman's Party who motored to Rapid City where the delegation, consisting principally of western women, saw President Coolidge and asked his aid for the Equal Rights Amendment now pending in Congress. The national delegates are here bidding farewell to Rapid City women who organized a branch in support of the Equal Rights program.

Planning for D.A.R. Convention in Washington next month. Mrs. Alfred J. Brosseau, (left) President General of the Daughters of the American Revolution and Mrs. Rhett Goode, Chairman of the Program Committee, snapped at the headquarters in Washington today where they are getting things in shape for the annual convention which will open on May, 18

Martha Graham Presents a Student Group in a Program of Dances Assisted by Louis Horst, Pianist at the Anderson-Milton School, Tuesday Evening, August 2nd, 1927

[Young women viewing race program]

Martha Graham Dance Program Wins Applause

Commander-In-Chief of Veterans of Foreign Wars presents legislative program to president. President Coolidge and Lieut. Eugene P. Carver, Jr., of Boston, Mass., Commander-in-Chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, photographed at the White House today shortly after Commander Carver presented the legislative program of the veterans to the President

Martha Graham Fascinates in Dance Program

WLS program broadcasted from kitchen

Secretary of Treasury Mellon and model of showing new buildings Uncle Sam will erect. Secretary of the Treasury Andrew W. Mellon, who is chairman with the responsibility for the new government building Uncle Sam will erect in Washington and which will make the National Capital the finest Capital in the world. [...] is shown with the model for the new building program which he displayed to President Hoover and other high officials of the Government at a meeting at the United States Chamber of Commerce

Orchestra Gives Epic Program

Martha Graham Presents Repertory Dance Program

President lights Christmas tree. President Hoover pressed the button which lighted Washington's community Christmas tree just before he began his brief "Merry Christmas" radio address to Americans from coast to coast. Mrs. Hoover accompanied the President to the impressive Christmas program, which included music by the U.S. Marine band. 12/24/30

Miss Graham's Dance Program Captivates

General planning. In bringing down its overall planning program to actual cases, the Authority works in intimate contact with local political institutions, and county, city, and state planning agencies, most of which owe their existence to TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) instigation. Models, designs, surveys, drafts of ordinances and legislation are developed by TVA technicians to assist in the physical replanning of the valley

General planning. The town of Guntersville, Alabama, one of many whose entire future has been reoriented due to the program of the Authority. Formerly a sleepy crossroads in a depressed cotton raising area, it became a center of navigation and commerce due to the construction of the reservoir. It's current and anticipated rapid development will be guided by newly established planning and zoning commissions, city plans and ordinances, with the assistance of the Authority's technicians

General planning. A graphic map used in conjunction with the river transport development program of the Authority

Wheeler dam and powerhouse. Visitors' reception room in Wheeler control building. Windows on three sides and overlook terrace adjoining offer complete view of plant and surroundings. Fourth wall used for description of TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) program. Floor: gray-brown terrazo, divided into large squares by white metal strips. Wainscot, window sills, trim around doorway and curb at footlights brownish-red precast terrazo. Walls burlap covered, painted subdued tan. Windows aluminum. Ceiling and upper part of walls, plaster painted warm gray with warm off-white reflecting circles and cove across end (ceiling acoustic plaster). Lighting indirect. Lights in cove across end of room also throw downward, directed by lenses toward wall display and shielded by aluminum louvers. Behind curb inclined contol lens footlights and louver (aluminum) shielding air exhaust. Supply through ceiling grilles which border ceiling on two sides. Deep trim around doorway intended as shield while passing footlights. Display in gray, black and tan, keyed with general color scheme. Guard's desk of natural oak and ebomized birch, with raised ledge for visitor's registration

General planning. In the reception room of Norris powerhouse the guide explains to a group of visitors the functioning of the project and will follow up by an explanation of the relation of the particular dam to the integrated system and to the general program of the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority). See also comments relating to K 1132

General planning. This is a photograph of a display panel typical of the manner in which the Authority puts its case for comprehensive planning before the public. Explanatory material is placed at all powerhouse reception rooms, visitors' buildings and other public contact points. The increased understanding of natural resources, the techniques for their utilization and general planning for human welfare are considered valuable by-products of the Authority's program in themselves

Freezer locker plants and cooperatively owned cold storage rooms are important in the agricultural improvement program of the Authority. Photograph shows a view of one at White Pine, North Carolina. Such structures are designed for local materials and the simplest possible workmanship because the purpose is to encourage rural residents to plan and erect them on their own initiative

Pickwick Dam. Reception room of a powerhouse which is somewhat difficult to reach (therefore, supplementary visitors' facilities were developed at the opposite end of the dam in separate buildings). Rest rooms, elevators, stairway, overlook balcony, and control room can be viewed either through glass doors from this room or from large plate glass openings of the overlook balcony. Terrazzo floor and base, burlap covered plaster walls, acoustic plaster ceiling. Graphic display is in a shallow wall niche between control room doors; top line shows three functions of projects in cross-sectional perspectives; photographs elaborate on TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) program; map of valley is applied to specially constructed movable table

General planning. This photograph is included in the series as a vivid document on the impingement of Twentieth Century technology upon the neglected and backward rural scene. The meter on the wall of the rural shack indicates that it now receives its share of electricity from the power carried overland by the huge TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) transmission line. TVA program must resolve the conflict between between modern and ancient ways of life so that individuals, similar to those which are shown in the picture, will be benefited

Miscellaneous design. Another school built by the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), primarily for children of its own employees at Norris, Tennessee, but operated in combination with state authorities and made available to children of county residents. It is used as a model school in the state teachers' training program

CHIEF ASKS PEOPLE TO JUDGE RECOVERY PROGRAM. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT, AS HE PREPARED TO ADDRESS THE NATION OVER THE RADIO, CALLS UPON THE PEOPLE TO JUDGE THE MERIT OF THE RECOVERY PROGRAM. THE RADIO ADDRESS WAS MADE JUST BEFORE THE PRESIDENT LEFT ON HIS SUMMER VACATION. NOTICE THE BLACK BOW WORN BY THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE

CHIEF ASKS PEOPLE TO JUDGE RECOVERY PROGRAM. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT, AS HE PREPARED TO ADDRESS THE NATION OVER THE RADIO, CALLS UPON THE PEOPLE TO JUDGE THE MERIT OF THE RECOVERY PROGRAM. THE RADIO ADDRESS WAS MADE JUST BEFORE THE PRESIDENT LEFT ON HIS SUMMER VACATION. NOTICE THE BLACK BOW WORN BY THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Families who received grants under the Labor Rehabilitation Program agreed to build food storages to preserve canned foods, set at eighty quarts per person. Here are two of the homemade food storages. Southeast Missouri

Slum clearance plans rushed projects. The Housing Division of [RWA?] begins shipment of 3,300 sets of plans and 9,900 sets of specifications covering 46 slum clearance projects in widely separated sections of the country. About 25,000 modern homes are program. From the left: C.W. Fitch, assistant director of the Housing division, [...]athleen Brown, a clerk, and A.R. Clas, [Director?] /21/35

Junior League luncheon. Miss Anne Carter Green, left, president of the Junior League of Washington, and Mrs. Robert F. Dingman, New York City, representing the Association of Junior Leagues of America, photographed at the League luncheon which launches the new program of welfare work for the coming year. 11/1/35

BIG STICK MAN. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT, IN THIS PHOTOGRAPH MADE TODAY, LOOKS HALE AND HEARTY AS HE COMPLETES HIS 'BIG STICK' ACT WHICH RESULTED IN CONGRESS JUMPING THROUGH THE HOOPS OF HIS MUST LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM WITH BUT MINOR HITCHES

Negro tenant farmer who is being aided by the rehabilitation program, Lee County, Mississippi

Hopkins gives testimony. Harry Hopkins of FERA, left, is cross examined by Rep. Roy O. Woodruff, R. of Mich. when the FERA Administrator appeared to support the Administration's Social Security program which is being examined by the Ways and Means Committee of the House. 1/23/35

Money man. J.R. McCarl, Comptroller General of the United States, photographed as he called at the White House to be one of the first to see the president upon his return from an extensive vacation. McCarl has been passing upon applications for funds on the WPA program

Making way for Roosevelt bills. Speaker Joe Byrns, seated, tells a group of newspaper men that everything will be set aside in the House to make way for the president's four point temporary legislative program made necessary by the Supreme Court's NRA decision. The Speaker said that the Congress will NOT instigate a constitutional amendment to circumvent the court's ruling. Bill Donaldson, superintendent of the House Press Gallery, is shown beside the Speaker, 6/6/35

Program of the first national jubilee to be held in Atlantic City, New Jersey June twenty-six, 1936. An anti-political demonstration in the interest of good government. Baltimore, Maryland. Salt House Press. 1935.

[Program June 22, 1935 in honor of the life and work of Joel Barlow]. [Redding? Conn.].

Rural electrification program speeded. Executives of the Rural Electrification Administration gather around their chief, Morris L. Cooke, as seven projects are launched to give 4,000 farm homes electric light. Cooke is seated. From the left, standing: Melvin O. Swanson, Chief Engineer; W.E. Herring, Special Assistant to the Administrator; L.A. Sears, Chief of Projects Section Guy Thaxon, Engineer, and Charles W. Bass, Assistant Chief Engineer, 11/4/35

Hopkins and Doughton. Harry Hopkins of FERA, left, appeared before the House Ways and Means Committee in support of the Administration's Social Security program. He is shown here with Rep. Robert L. Doughton, chairman of the committee. 1/23/35

New deal for Old Dobbin. Rep. Percy L. Gassaway (cowboy and D. of Okla) isn't letting the Wash. heat wave deter him from getting ready to promote his own scheme for bringing back prosperity. He is giving Congress a week from Monday to perfect a plan. If Congress falls down, Cowboy Gassaway is going to work on a multi-ramified program which in general specifies the return of the horse and fewer automobiles. In one hour his week on a D.C. street is counted 1800 cars. "That's whats wrong!" he suggests. People will buy a gallon of gas when they have no "bread" or likker in the house." Gassaway is enjoying his electric fan while he dictates to his secretary, 7/6/35

Ways and Means Committee ready to act on pension bill. Rep. Robert L. Doughton, D. of N.C. chairman of the Ways and Means committee, left, listens to Edwin E. Witte, Executive Director of the Presidential Committee on Economic Security, as the committee considers various remifications of the old age pension bill now before the House. Wittee explained the broad phases of the entire economic security program, 1/21/35

Big talk on little houses. These high officials of the New Deal's housing family photographed as they concluded a conference with President Roosevelt. From the left: Stewart McDonald, head of the [FHA?]; Secretary Henry Morgenthau, Jr., Morris L. Coske, head of Rural Electrification, and Peter Grimm, housing expert working in the Treasury Department. Grimm and his associates from New York are concluding a report on housing conditions east of the Mississippi which is expected to show only from 2 to 4 percent vacancies. His report to the President is expected to have a bearing on the future policy of both Federal Housing, Works Progress Administration, the Rural Electrification program and Rural Resettlement, 10/29/35

"Inevitable outcome" [...] Homer S. Cummings, Atty. Gen. repeats to Sen. Duncan U. Fletcher (D. of Florida), Chr. of the Senate Banking & Currency Com. that the "gold clause" legislation was "legitamate and inevitable outcome" of the FDR [Franklin Delano Roosevelt] monetary program. Cummings and Fletcher were photographed Thursday at the hearing. 7/11/35

Jaw bone doggling, Wash. D.C. These Democratic party leaders are forming an army of political amazons to go out into the field and fight for the retention of the present administration at the next presidential election. Mrs. Hugh Butler, center, wife of the Commercial Attache at the U.S. Embassy at London, is instructor in a special course of political public speaking. On the left is Mrs. Samuel Herrick, chairman of the Public Speaking program of the Women's division of the National Democratic party, and on the right is Mrs. George M. Eckels, vice president of the Women's National Democratic club, 11/26/35

British stateswoman talks housing with Ickes. Hon. Ellen Wilkinson, former Labour Member of British Parliament from Middleboro, discusses slum clearence with Secretary Harold Ickes. The British Stateswoman is an advocate of a national building program to establish comfortable living quarters for those now in slums. She was in Washington in connection with the National Housing Conference, 1/19/35

Marysville camp for migrants. Supervised play for the children is part of the child welfare program at the Resettlement Administration camp. California

ROOSEVELT RETURNS. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT RETURNS FROM HIS SHORT TRIP TO HYDE PARK APPARENTLY AS FIT AS A FIDDLE AND READY FOR ANY SORT OF BATTLE WITH THE SENATE THAT IS NECESSARY TO BREAK THE DEAD-LOCK ON THIS RELIEF PROGRAM

Children's expert testifies on Hill. Katherine [i.e. Katharine] Lenroot of the Labor Department's Childrens Bureau, testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on the Social Security program, 2/4/35

Coal bill authors in Friday confl [...] Sen. Joseph F. Guffey (D. of Pa) at his desk in the Senate office bldg, receives a visit from Rep. Buell J. Snyder (D. of Penn) seen standing, Friday a.m. The Guffey coal bill, which Snyder co-authored to stabilize the bit[...] coal indus. has been lately sidetracked by the Pres. Tax program, but these two gentlemen have no intention of laying down on the job to protect the coal miner and this recent conference may have later significance when the "little NRA" coal bill gets back in the spotlight soon, to avert trouble with some 400,000 miners who are watching its progress in Wash.D.C. with keen and serious interest, 7/19/35

Attend youth conference with F.D.R. After conferring with Pres. Roosevelt and other leaders who will direct the new youth program now before the Administration, Asst. Sec. of Treasury and FDR [Franklin Delano Roosevelt] Administration Harry L. Hopkins posed for this picture just before leaving the White House

A farmer listing his fields under the wind erosion control program. He receives twenty cents an acre for the work. Liberal, Kansas

No. 3. Mrs. Moore leaves her apartment for day's duties. A long walk which keeps her in the best of physical condition is also on Mrs. Moore's daily program

Can you stop? - Speed and stopping distance - Iowa State Safety Council / designed & produced by Iowa Art Program.

... Americanism versus communism Address of Hon. Patrick J. Hurley. Former Secretary of war at the United States Flag association program, July 4, 1935. Printed in the Congressional record of July 10, 1935. [Washington, D.C.] U. S. Government pr

(Not printed at government expense) Congressional record. Seventy-fourth Congress, first session. Americanism versus communism. Address of Hon. Patrick J. Hurley former Secretary of war at the United States flag association program, July 4, 1935

Smoke over Des Moines, why Des Moines Public Forums / / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

Traveling exhibit. Rural Resettlement Administration program. Panel three

John Sharp - exhibition, February 1-15, water colors, Ottumwa Art Center / designed & processed by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

Traveling exhibit. Suburban program. Panel three

The beginning of an educational program at the newly-started Hill House cooperative experiment. Mississippi

Sherwood Eddy, author and lecturer, will discuss "America and the world crisis" 8th year of Des Moines Public Forum / / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

What's right with America Des Moines Public Forums / / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

Suite Features Martha Graham Dance Program

National Art Week Buy your share / / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

Traveling exhibit. Land program. Panel two

East High, West Junior, North Junior, Woodrow Wilson Recreation Centers Arts & crafts, archery, dancing, music, drama, gym classes, shop hobbies / / poster by Iowa Art Program WPA.

Traveling exhibit. Rural Resettlement Administration program. Panel two

The Land Acquisition Program of the Resettlement Administration along the Oregon coast is designed to prevent the continued misuse of forest resources which result in scenes like this along the Yachats River

Federal Art Project summer program Offers sculpture, pottery, woodcarving, modeling, crafts, painting : Free classes in each of the 5 boroughs in New York City.

Water colors, WPA artists of New York, Ottumwa Art Center / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

National Art Week Buy your share / / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

Martha Graham Presents Typical Dance Program

Human interest photography exhibit, Ottumwa Art Center / designed & processed by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

In spotlight at American youth meeting. Washington, D.C. Oct. 12. The American Youth Commission, formulated a year ago by the American Council on Education to prepare a program for the care and education of youth, met at the United States Chamber of Commerce today to hear reports and plan the 1937 program. Here we see Owen D. Young, (right) Vice Chairman of the commission who presented today, and Dr. Homer P. Rainey of the commission

8th year of Des Moines public forum - Harry Overstreet, famous American philosopher, will discuss a personal philosophy for these times / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.

WISCONSIN GIRL RECEIVES GORGAS AWARD FROM PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT, WASHINGTON, D.C. MAY 5. MISS HELEN MAE COLLENTINE, A SENIOR STUDENT AT MESSMER HIGH SCHOOL, MILWAUKEE, WI, RECEIVING FROM PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT TODAY THE FIRST HENRY L. DOHERTY PRIZE OF$500 IN THE SEVENTH ANNUAL GORGAS ESSAY CONTEST. THE SUBJECT ASSIGNED WAS 'GORGAS CONTROL OF TRANSMISSIBLE AND [...] PREVENTABLE DISEASES.' THOUSANDS OF JUNIOR AND SENIOR STUDENTS REPRESENTING HIGH SCHOOLS IN ALL PARTS OF THE UNITED STATES PARTICIPATED IN THE CONTEST WHICH IS CONDUCTED BY THE GORGAS MEMORIAL INSTITUTE AS PART OF ITS HEALTH EDUCATION PROGRAM. THE AWARD ALSO INCLUDED $200 FOR MISS COLLENTINE'S TRIP TO WASHINGTON. IN THE PHOTOGRAPH, L TO R: MISS COLLENTINE, MRS. HENRY DOUHERTY; ADMIRAL CARY GRAYSON, DIRECTOR OF THE AMERICAN RED CROSS; AND PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT

Industrial designs by Joe Funk, Ottumwa Art Center / designed & made by Iowa Art Program, W.P.A.