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Art plus diplomacy. Washington, D.C., May 13. Miss Virginia Chang, star of the Chinese Cultural Theater, yesterday changed her role of Queen to the role of bride. She was married in the beautiful Gardens of Twin Oaks, the Chinese Embassy, to Kien-Wen Yu, second secretary of the embassy. The simple Chinese ceremony culminated a whirlwind romance and was performed by Chinese ambassador, Dr. Hu Shih. Left to right: Chinese ambassador Dr. Hu Shih, the bride, and Kien-Wen Yu

Art plus diplomacy. Washington, D.C., May 13. Miss Virginia Chang, sta...

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[Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, 1908-, half length, seated behind desk, facing slightly left, papers in his hands; as Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics]

[Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, 1908-, half length, seated behind desk, f...

Photo by Dixon, for Office for Emergency Management. Typed on caption: "D-0449." This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions based on information in description for ne... More

William Barclay Harding, Director, Division of Transportation and Aviation, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics. Retains partnership in Smith, Barney and Company, Investment Banking Firm, 14 Wall Street, New York City

William Barclay Harding, Director, Division of Transportation and Avia...

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Appointed tub thumper for Uncle Sam. Washington, D.C., Sept. 6. Ben M. Cherrington, of the University of Denver, has just been named Chief of a new division in the State Department just established by Secretary Hull, and which will be known as the "Division of Cultural Relations." The new division, long anticipated, has been characterized as a step by the U.S. Government to disseminate American propaganda abroad in the same manner that numerous European governments now are disseminating their respective propaganda throughout the world by radio broadcasts, national literature, posters, and lecturers traveling abroad, 9/6/38

Appointed tub thumper for Uncle Sam. Washington, D.C., Sept. 6. Ben M....

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Justice Reed administering oath of office to Archibald MacLeish, Assistant Secretary in charge of Public and Cultural Relations

Justice Reed administering oath of office to Archibald MacLeish, Assis...

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Wall art at the Tigua Indian Cultural Center at the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, which celebrates more than 300 years of tribal history in El Paso, Texas

Wall art at the Tigua Indian Cultural Center at the Ysleta del Sur Pue...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Mural artists: Bobby and Eddie Ortiz, Tigua '95 Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's Am... More

Indian statue at the Tigua Indian Cultural Center at the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, which celebrates more than 300 years of tribal history in El Paso, Texas

Indian statue at the Tigua Indian Cultural Center at the Ysleta del Su...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Mexican Cultural Institute, located on 16th St., near intersection with Harvard St., NW, Washington, D.C.

Mexican Cultural Institute, located on 16th St., near intersection wit...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of District of Columbia Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Pr... More

S. Paul Kramer, Assistant to F.A. Jamieson, Chief of Public Education and Information, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

S. Paul Kramer, Assistant to F.A. Jamieson, Chief of Public Education ...

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Wall art at the Tigua Indian Cultural Center at the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, which celebrates more than 300 years of tribal history in El Paso, Texas

Wall art at the Tigua Indian Cultural Center at the Ysleta del Sur Pue...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Mural artists: Bobby and Eddie Ortiz, Ricky V, Tigua '95 Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highs... More

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Special to the Monitor. The staff of the Cultural Relations Division at the State Dept., left to right; Luz Maria Roman, Dr. Richard Pattee, Dr. Ben. Cherrington, Martha Le May

Special to the Monitor. The staff of the Cultural Relations Division a...

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Simon Hauson, Chief, Economic and Statistical Division, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Simon Hauson, Chief, Economic and Statistical Division, Office of Coor...

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Arthur Jones, Chief, Business Management Division, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Arthur Jones, Chief, Business Management Division, Office of Coordinat...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Mexican Cultural Institute. Interior mural on 2nd floor: Rural scene "Popocatepeti," by artist Roberto Cueva del Rio. Washington, D.C.

Mexican Cultural Institute. Interior mural on 2nd floor: Rural scene "...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Magnificent pipe organ at the Mexican Cultural Institute, in the 1911 home of the MacVeaghs, Washington, D.C.

Magnificent pipe organ at the Mexican Cultural Institute, in the 1911 ...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the... More

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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First Cherokee Female Seminary, Tsa-La-Gi, Cherokee Cultural Center, 1 mile south of Tahlequah, Park Hill, Cherokee County, OK

First Cherokee Female Seminary, Tsa-La-Gi, Cherokee Cultural Center, 1...

Significance: These are three of the remaining south porch columns of the first Female Seminary built on this site in 1851. The Seminary burned in 1887. Survey number: HABS OK-50 Building/structure dates: 18... More

John S. Dickey, Chief, Planning Division, and Special Assistant to Nelson A. Rockefeller, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

John S. Dickey, Chief, Planning Division, and Special Assistant to Nel...

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Nelson A. Rockefeller, Coordinator, and Joseph C. Rovensky, Chief of Finance and Industry, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Nelson A. Rockefeller, Coordinator, and Joseph C. Rovensky, Chief of F...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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James W. Young, Director of Communications Division, Office of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics
Dr. Robert C. Caldwell, Chief, Cultural Relations, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Dr. Robert C. Caldwell, Chief, Cultural Relations, Office of Coordinat...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Francis A. Jamieson, Chief, Division of Public Education and Information, and Special Assistant to the Coordinator, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Francis A. Jamieson, Chief, Division of Public Education and Informati...

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Tiles from Puebla, Mexico at the Mexican Cultural Institute, depict the shields of the Mexican states and a view of the ancient cities of Popoca-tepetl and Ixtacihivatt. Washington, D.C.

Tiles from Puebla, Mexico at the Mexican Cultural Institute, depict th...

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[History of San Francisco mural "San Francisco as a Cultural Center" by Anton Refregier at Rincon Annex Post Office located near the Embarcadero at 101 Spear Street, San Francisco, California]

[History of San Francisco mural "San Francisco as a Cultural Center" b...

Title devised by Library staff based on information provided by the photographer. Mural title and artist name from San Francisco Mural Arts website, 2013. Date and keywords provided by the photographer. The Rin... More

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Special to the Monitor. Chief of the Cultural Relations at the State Dept. seated Dr. Ben. Cherrington, with his Asst. Dr. Richard Pattee, standing

Special to the Monitor. Chief of the Cultural Relations at the State D...

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Mosaic in half-relief, depicting the Virgin Mary at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center in San Antonio, Texas

Mosaic in half-relief, depicting the Virgin Mary at the Guadalupe Cult...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Dedicated in 2004, the four-story mosaic was created by Jesse Trevino, a Vietnam veteran and artist whose work depicting religious ic... More

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Appointed tub thumper for Uncle Sam. Washington, D.C., Sept. 6. Ben M. Cherrington, of the University of Denver, has just been named Chief of a new division in the State Department just established by Secretary Hull, and which will be known as the "Division of Cultural Relations." The new division, long anticipated, has been characterized as a step by the U.S. Government to disseminate American propaganda abroad in the same manner that numerous European governments now are disseminating their respective propaganda throughout the world by radio broadcasts, national literature, posters, and lecturers traveling abroad, 9/6/38

Appointed tub thumper for Uncle Sam. Washington, D.C., Sept. 6. Ben M....

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Joseph C. Rovensky, Chief of Finance and Industry, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Joseph C. Rovensky, Chief of Finance and Industry, Office of Coordinat...

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John McL. Clark, Assistant to Carl B. Spaeth (Assistant Coordinator),  Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

John McL. Clark, Assistant to Carl B. Spaeth (Assistant Coordinator), ...

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William Barclay Harding, Director, Division of Transportation and Aviation, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics. Retains partnership in Smith, Barney and Company, Investment Banking Firm, 14 Wall Street. New York City

William Barclay Harding, Director, Division of Transportation and Avia...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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First Cherokee Female Seminary, Tsa-La-Gi, Cherokee Cultural Center, 1 mile south of Tahlequah, Park Hill, Cherokee County, OK

First Cherokee Female Seminary, Tsa-La-Gi, Cherokee Cultural Center, 1...

Significance: These are three of the remaining south porch columns of the first Female Seminary built on this site in 1851. The Seminary burned in 1887. Survey number: HABS OK-50 Building/structure dates: 18... More

Dinner to raise funds for the National Cultural Center National Guard Armory / / WKL.

Dinner to raise funds for the National Cultural Center National Guard ...

Photograph shows President John F. Kennedy speaking at a podium as Jacqueline Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and others look on. Title from contact sheet folder caption. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograp... More

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Dudley Easby, Assistant, Legal Division, Office of Coordinator of Commercial and Cultural Relations between the American Republics

Dudley Easby, Assistant, Legal Division, Office of Coordinator of Comm...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Anthropology

Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, A Folklorist Looks at Cultural Ant...

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