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Great Falls Ice Company: 1899

Great Falls Ice Company: 1899

Kennebec Ice / Great Falls Ice Company horse-drawn wagon at Birney Public School, Washington, D.C.. African American school children lined up with teacher behind the wagon. James G. Birney Elementary School was D.C.'s first public school for blacks, located in Hillsdale. The location corresponds to the current address of 2427 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE.

Flandreau Indian School Choir: early 1900s

Flandreau Indian School Choir: early 1900s

Young men and women in the choir at the Flandreau Indian School, Flandreau, South Dakota. Photo taken between 1909 and 1932. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Weaving Rugs at Hampton Institute: 1900

Weaving Rugs at Hampton Institute: 1900

African American women students weaving a rug in home economics class at Hampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia. Photo taken ca. 1900 by photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Carpenters In Training: early 1900s

Carpenters In Training: early 1900s

Boys learning carpentry, doing cabinet work, Manual Training, New York City Public Schools, early 1900s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 in. glass negative.

Chigago Children Do Their Part in WW2: 1942

Chigago Children Do Their Part in WW2: 1942

Description with photo of African American children, including boy scouts, that bought war bonds: "Chicago schoolchildren buy $263,148.83 in war bonds.

High School Girls: 1940s

High School Girls: 1940s

Girls in the cafeteria at Woodrow Wilson High School, Washington, D.C.. Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Esther Bubley. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: safety film negative.

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