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Catalog Number RG4290.PH0-001612
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Collection Name oRG4290 Federal Emergency Relief Administration
Title Colored Sewing Center, Lincoln
Description A view of the sewing center for colored people in Lincoln. Located on S street, several ladies are at work. Poster and wall decor include a framed Gettysburg Address, a Red Cross flag titled "Sewing Room" and "As ye sew, so shall ye rip," and a poster advertising a "'Turkey Trot', Thanksgiving Eve, Dance to Ted Adam's Music, Dreamland Hall, 1518 N street, Lincoln"

FERA 55-D1-2
FERA Publicity photo S.F8.19












Date 05/25/1935
Photographer unknown
Place USA: Nebraska (Lancaster), Lincoln
Classification People
African Americans
Clothing
Sewing & Needlework
Processing
Subjects Sewing
Commodities