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Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.

Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.

Title from negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American National Red Cross photograph colle... more

Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.

Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.

Title from negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and 1952. General information about the American National Red Cross photograph colle... more

Close ups. Folger Shakespeare Library, Merchant of Venice, a.m

Close ups. Folger Shakespeare Library, Merchant of Venice, a.m

In album: Close ups, p. [4]. Print from negative 18386.

Herbert Hoover exiting Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.

Herbert Hoover exiting Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp... more

$2,500,000 in rare books acquired for Folger Library. Washington, D.C., May 14. The Folger Shakespeare Library, here, will soon place on it's shelves 9,000 volumes, onced valued at $2,500,000 and containing 787 books by early English authors, only one copy of each of which is known to exist. The 9,000 books were printed in England up to the end of 1640, roughly from the reign of Henry the 8th to the Cromwell Revolt, a period preceding and following Shakespeare. They deal largely with historical and religious subjects. The books were purchased from Lady Harmsworth, widow of the collector by President Stanley King, of Amherst College, the trustees of which administer the Folger Library. Dr. Giles E. Dawson, reference librarian is checking over some of the columes, 51438

$2,500,000 in rare books acquired for Folger Library. Washington, D.C....

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at intersection with 2nd St., NE, Washington, D.C.

Details on the Folger Shakespeare Library, East Capitol St. at interse...

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

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