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Pennsylvania, The Little Red Schoolhouse - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Pennsylvania The little red schoolhouse / / Katherine Milhous.
  • Creator(s): Milhous, Katherine, 1894-, artist
  • Date Created/Published: [Pennsylvania] : Pennsylvania Art Project, WPA, [between 1936 and 1940]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : lithograph, color.
  • Summary: Poster promoting Pennsylvania, showing children from a religious community attending school.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5670 (color film copy slide) LC-USZCN4-206 (color film copy neg.)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - PA .M54, no. 4 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Signed in pencil by the artist.
    • No. 106.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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Grand Canyon National Park, US Dept of Interior - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Grand Canyon National Park, a free government service
  • Date Created/Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Department of the Interior, National Park Service, [ca. 1938]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : screen, color ; 48 x 36 cm.
  • Summary: Poster shows view of the Grand Canyon.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-13397 (digital file from original print)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - CA .01 .G73, no. 1 (B size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Title from item.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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Zion National Park, US Dept of Interior - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Zion National Park, Ranger Naturalist Service
  • Date Created/Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Department of the Interior, National Park Service, [ca. 1938]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : screen, color ; 48 x 36 cm.
  • Summary: Poster shows view of a cliff at Zion National Park.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-13400 (digital file from original print)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - CA .01 .Z56, no. 1 (B size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Title from item.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    • Caption: Field trips, campfire programs, natural history talks & exhibits, general information.
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Yellowstone National Park, US Dept of Interior - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Yellowstone National Park, Ranger Naturalist Service
  • Date Created/Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Department of the Interior, National Park Service, [ca. 1938]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : screen, color ; 48 x 36 cm.
  • Summary: Poster shows Old Faithful erupting at Yellowstone National Park.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-13399 (digital file from original print)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - CA .01 .Y45, no. 1 (B size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Title from item.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    • Caption: Nature walks, field trips, camp fire-programs, nature talks.
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Grand Canyon National Park, US Dept of Interior - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Grand Canyon National Park, a free government service
  • Date Created/Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Department of the Interior, National Park Service, [ca. 1938]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : screen, color ; 48 x 36 cm.
  • Summary: Poster shows view of the Grand Canyon.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-13397 (digital file from original print)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - CA .01 .G73, no. 1 (B size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Title from item.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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Just One Long Step to Sea Cliff, 250 Feet Above Sea Level - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Just one long step to Sea Cliff, L.I. By land or water : 250 feet above sea level : No mosquitos!
  • Date Created/Published: [New York] : WPA Federal Art Project, Dis. 4, [between 1936 and 1939]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster promoting Sea Cliff, Long Island for tourism.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-04892 (digital file from original) LC-USZC2-5333 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .01 .J88, no. 1 (B size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Title from item.
    • Date stamped on verso: Feb 2 1939.
    • Sponsored by the village of Sea Cliff.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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Native ground by Virgil Geddes - Vintage WPA Federal Theater Poster

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  • Title: W.P.A. Federal Theatre presents "Native ground" by Virgil Geddes / DeColas.
  • Creator(s): DeColas, Emanuel, artist
  • Related Names:
       Geddes, Virgil, 1897-
       Federal Theatre Project (New York, N.Y.) , sponsor
  • Date Created/Published: NYC : Federal Art Project, [between 1936 and 1939]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Native Ground" at Maxine Elliotts Theatre, 39th St. east of Broadway, New York City, showing a plow in field, farmhouse in the distance.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5370 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .D435, no. 1 (B size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Jan 5 1939.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    • Posters of the WPA / Christopher DeNoon. Los Angeles : Wheatly Press, c1987, no. 89

East Side West Side Exhibition of Photographs - Vintage Federal Art Project Photography Poster

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  • Title: East side West side - exhibition of photographs Photography Division, Federal Art Project, Works Progress Administration, September 20 through October 4, 1938, Federal Art Gallery 125 West 57th Street.
  • Creator(s): Velonis, Anthony, 1911-, artist
  • Date Created/Published: NYC : WPA Federal Art Project, 1938.
  • Medium: 1 print : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Cover illustration for photography exhibition catalog showing man taking photograph and New York City skyline in the background.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC4-5896 (color film copy transparency)
  • Call Number: Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1991:200.14 [item] [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1991:200.14
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Work with Care, WPA - Vintage Federal Art Public Safety Poster

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  • Title: Work with care
  • Creator(s): Muchley, Robert, artist
  • Date Created/Published: Pennsylvania: WPA Federal Art Project, [1936 or 1937]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : woodcut, color.
  • Summary: Poster promoting safety in the workplace, showing a man with riveter.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC4-5044 (color film copy transparency) LC-USZ62-94250 (b&w film copy neg.) LC-USZC2-1173 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - PA .M83, no. 7 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Mar 27 1937.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    • Posters of the WPA / Christopher DeNoon. Los Angeles : Wheatly Press, c1987, no. 210
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Low Rent Woodhill Homes - Vintage Cleveland Metropolitan Housing Authority

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  • Title: Low rent - Woodhill Homes, 2567 Woodhill Road
  • Creator(s): Schuler, Earl, artist
  • Related Names:
       Federal Art Project , sponsor
  • Date Created/Published: Ohio : WPA Art Program, [between 1936 and 1940]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster for Cleveland Metropolitan Housing Authority promoting low income housing, showing a construction worker waving with houses in the background.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5660 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - OH .S35, no. 4 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Nov 1 1940.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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The Solution to Infant Mortality in the Slums, Better Housing - Vintage Public Housing Poster

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  • Title: Better housing The solution to infant mortality in the slums / / Benj. Sheer.
  • Creator(s): Sheer, Benjamin, artist
  • Date Created/Published: [New York : Federal Art Project, 1936]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster promoting better housing as a solution for high rates of infant mortality in the slums, showing a blueprint of new housing next to existing tenement buildings over which stands the figure of Death.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5647 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .S54, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Dec 18 1936.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    • New York City Housing Authority - Fiorello H. La Guardia, Mayor - Langdon W. Post, Comm.
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Discover Puerto Rico USA, Where the Americas Meet - Vintage Travel Poster

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  • Title: Discover Puerto Rico U.S.A. Where the Americas meet / / Frank S. Nicholson.
  • Creator(s): Nicholson, Frank S., artist
  • Related Names:
       Federal Art Project , sponsor
  • Date Created/Published: NYC : NYC Art Project, Works Projects Administration [between 1936 and 1940]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster promoting Puerto Rico for tourism, showing view of harbor from Morro Castle.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5643 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .N53, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Jul 18 1940.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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The National Parks Preserve Wild Life - Vintage WPA Animal Nature Travel Poster

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  • Title: The national parks preserve wild life
  • Date Created/Published: NYC : Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project, between 1936 and 1939]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster for National Park Service promoting travel to national parks, showing two bighorn sheep.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-23061 digital file from original LC-USZC2-5639 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .H58, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Aug 23 1939.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    • Poster designed by J. Hirt.
    • More information about the WPA Posters is available athttp://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.wpapos
    • Exhibited: "Capitol Visitor's Center" at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., 2009-2010.
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Senior Amateur Music Contest, Central Park - Vintage WPA Music Art Poster

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  • Title: Senior amateur music contest On the mall, Central Park : Sept. 29 - 1936 8:15 p.m.
  • Date Created/Published: [New York : Federal Art Project, WPA], 1936
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster announcing musical contest in Central Park, showing tuba and musical notation.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5634 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .D37, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Jan 5 1939.
    • Poster designed by H. Das.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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The Cat and The Canary, Pickering Park Playhouse - Vintage Federal Art Theater WPA Poster

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  • Title: "The cat and the canary"
  • Related Names:
       Federal Theatre Project (U.S.) , sponsor
  • Date Created/Published: [California : Federal Art Project, between 1936 and 1941]
  • Medium: 1 print (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "The Cat and the Canary" at the Pickering Park Playhouse, San Bernardino, Calif., showing a cat with a devilish face looking at a canary in a birdcage.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5619 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - CA .01 .C378, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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Stamp Out Syphilis - Bureau Of Social Hygiene Clinic - Vintage Public Health Poster

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  • Title: Stamp out syphilis Every baby is entitled to be born healthy : Blood test & examination should be made before marriage by your doctor or Bureau of Social Hygiene Clinic, 51 Stuyvesant Place, Staten Island.
  • Date Created/Published: NYC : Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project, [between 1936 and 1938]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster encouraging blood tests and examinations for couples prior to marriage.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5592 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .01 .S731, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Apr 9 1938.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).

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The Curtain Rises - Vintage WPA Art Project Theater Poster

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  • Title: The curtain rises ... Contemporary plays and books on the Current Theatre.
  • Related Names:
       Federal Art Project , sponsor
  • Date Created/Published: Chicago : Illinois WPA Art Project, [between 1936 and 1941]
  • Medium: 1 print on board (poster) : silkscreen, color.
  • Summary: Poster about contemporary works "on the Current Theatre," showing a conductor standing before an open theatre curtain.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-USZC2-5572 (color film copy slide)
  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Call Number: POS - WPA - ILL .01 .C77, no. 1 (C size) [P&P]
  • Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
  • Notes:
    • Date stamped on verso: Jan 8 1942.
    • Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
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