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Goldi tribesmen acting out folk drama, "The Repulse of the Kidnapper"

Goldi tribesmen acting out folk drama, "The Repulse of the Kidnapper"

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Woman in medieval folk dress]

[Woman in medieval folk dress]

On mount (verso) "n" pencil. Image content features: COSTUME folk, renaissance/Elizabethan; PEOPLE women. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93. Forms part of the Loui... More

Humble folk of today and their home inside a mediaeval nobleman's palace, Taormina, Sicily

Humble folk of today and their home inside a mediaeval nobleman's pala...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. No. (52)-8605. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Fountains; Castles; Ph. Ind.

'Fore I'd lean my head on folk's gates and watch'em

'Fore I'd lean my head on folk's gates and watch'em

Image blemish on digital file is not on actual item. (DLC/PP-1933:0185). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Adopted" by Annie Hamilton Donnell, Harper's ma... More

Society folk turn out to plead for donations to the House of Mercy

Society folk turn out to plead for donations to the House of Mercy

Miss Elizabeth Turner, Miss Helen Bledgett and Mrs. J.E. Walsh plead for donations for the Thanksgiving dinner for the animals of Washington. They are assisted in their unique appeal by a model of the famous "V... More

Homer Folk
Postcard, labeled "Leksand," shows Swedish woman in traditional folk costume

Postcard, labeled "Leksand," shows Swedish woman in traditional folk c...

Verso manuscript note from "M.G.P" (probably Mary Gray Peck) thanks Anne Fitzhugh Miller for farewell note and "Votes for Women" ribbon from New York City suffrage parade; reports Carrie Chapman Catt being well... More

[George Demetrios in Greek folk costume, seated, with hand to face]

[George Demetrios in Greek folk costume, seated, with hand to face]

Image content features: MODEL George Demetrios; COSTUME Greek, folk; PEOPLE boys. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet compiled at LC in 1992-93. Forms part of the Louise Imogen Guiney Collect... More

[George Demetrios in Greek folk costume, face]

[George Demetrios in Greek folk costume, face]

Monogram: black, lower right. On recto: "FHD 1913" black, lower right. Image content features: MODEL George Demetrious; COSTUME Greek, folk; PEOPLE boys. Title and other data comes from a curatorial worksheet c... More

To the women of Britain. Some of your men folk are holding back on your account. Won't you prove your love for your country by persuading them to go? / The Romwell Press, Strand, London.

To the women of Britain. Some of your men folk are holding back on you...

Poster is text only. Poster no. 55. Title from item.

Folk Gov.
Six American sub-chasers in the Greek Islands were at the disposal of American Red Cross workers in Salonica This cooperation between the American Navy and Red Cross facilitated relief work among the destitute island folk. On the wharf, beside "sub-chaser 128" are some Greek boys and men who have been brought into Salonika [sic] to the Red Cross hospital. The British battleship can be seen in the back-ground.

Six American sub-chasers in the Greek Islands were at the disposal of ...

Filed in: Greece Children. Title from item. No. 09511. Forms part of: American National Red Cross photograph collection.

[Folk musical instruments including homemade horns, homemade drum, and washboard]

[Folk musical instruments including homemade horns, homemade drum, and...

Title devised by Library staff based on caption information and inventory lists. Handwritten on back: "Dup." Forms part of: Lomax collection of photographs depicting folk musicians, primarily in the southern Un... More

[Folk musical instruments including homemade horns]

[Folk musical instruments including homemade horns]

Title and date devised by Library staff based on caption information and inventory lists. Forms part of: Lomax collection of photographs depicting folk musicians, primarily in the southern United States and the... More

Virginia photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Virginia photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Virginia photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Virginia photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

This image is one of the images made by photographers working in Stryker's unit as it existed in a succession of government agencies: the Resettlement Administration (1935-1937). The photographs of the Farm Se... More

Country folk

Country folk

Print shows a man standing at a Dutch door looking out at a woman holding an infant on her lap, with a young girl standing on one side and a dog lying on the ground on the other; a young man is standing next to... More

A 3 act Yiddish folk comedy "Dus groise Gevins" (The 200,000) by Sholem Aleichem

A 3 act Yiddish folk comedy "Dus groise Gevins" (The 200,000) by Shole...

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Dus Groise Gevins" at Memorial High School, Roxbury, Mass., showing three men sewing. Benefit: Boston Bicker Cholim Association. Work Projects Administration ... More

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Lincoln / / Bender.

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Linc...

Poster showing a book and a stovepipe hat. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Lincoln / / Bender.

"Out of the wilderness" A folk festival of the New Salem years of Linc...

Poster showing a book and a stovepipe hat. Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

Photo of portrait drawing of Frank M. Warner (NY state collector of folk music)

Photo of portrait drawing of Frank M. Warner (NY state collector of fo...

a) "Come all ye Good People" Frank M. Warner (handwritten on face of photo)

Stylized flowers of Ephrata. A study in Pennsylvania folk art, being a page from the Ephrata ABC Book done in 1750 ... Ephrata, Pa., Restored Press of the Brotherhood of the Cloister, 1966.

Stylized flowers of Ephrata. A study in Pennsylvania folk art, being a...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 162, Folder 49.

Folk artist Bennie Carter (1st cousin of photographer Carol M. Highsmith) amid some of his creations outside his home, Rockingham County, North Carolina

Folk artist Bennie Carter (1st cousin of photographer Carol M. Highsmi...

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, and keywords provided by the photographer.... More

Folk art (mural) in Deep Ellum, a neighborhood composed largely of arts and entertainment venues near downtown in Old East Dallas, Texas

Folk art (mural) in Deep Ellum, a neighborhood composed largely of art...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. As one of Dallas's first commercial districts for African-Americans and European immigrants, Deep Ellum is one of the most historical... More

Folk art in Deep Ellum, a neighborhood composed largely of arts and entertainment venues near downtown in Old East Dallas, Texas

Folk art in Deep Ellum, a neighborhood composed largely of arts and en...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. As one of Dallas's first commercial districts for African-Americans and European immigrants, Deep Ellum is one of the most historical... More

The Peachite Vol. II, No. 2, Folk Festival Number, March 1944

The Peachite Vol. II, No. 2, Folk Festival Number, March 1944

The arrangement of "Get Right, Stay Right" on page eleven has been reproduced with the permission of the family of Willis Laurence James. The arrangement of "This Ol' Hammer" on page seventeen has been reproduc... More

The Peachite Vol. II, No. 2, Folk Festival Number, March 1944

The Peachite Vol. II, No. 2, Folk Festival Number, March 1944

The arrangement of "Get Right, Stay Right" on page eleven has been reproduced with the permission of the family of Willis Laurence James. The arrangement of "This Ol' Hammer" on page seventeen has been reproduc... More

The Peachite Vol. II, No. 2, Folk Festival Number, March 1944

The Peachite Vol. II, No. 2, Folk Festival Number, March 1944

The arrangement of "Get Right, Stay Right" on page eleven has been reproduced with the permission of the family of Willis Laurence James. The arrangement of "This Ol' Hammer" on page seventeen has been reproduc... More