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Color Photos of American during World War II

During the Second World War president Franklin D. Roosevelt issued an executive order creating the Office of War Information (OWI). The OWI snapped thousands of pictures to use for the war effort. Check out these color samples of men and … Continue reading

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Color photography of America in years before World War II [more…]

Bayou Bourbeau plantation, a Farm Security Administration cooperative. Vicinity of Natchitoches, Louisiana, August 1940. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress African American’s tenant’s home beside the Mississippi River levee. Near … Continue reading

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Color Photography From Before 1950

1915 – Austro-Hungarian POWs In Russia 1941 – Students at Washington High School Training For The War Effort, Los Angeles 1942 – Barrage Balloon, South Carolina 1942 – Two Female Employees Of North American Aviation Assembling A P-51 Fighter Plane … Continue reading

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Color photography of America in years before World War II

Faro and Doris Caudill, homesteaders. Pie Town, New Mexico, October 1940. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Russell Lee. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress Connecticut town on the sea. Stonington, Connecticut, November 1940. Reproduction from color slide. Photo … Continue reading

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Young mine workers America 1910

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Working life in New South Wales

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Beautiful color pictures of American woman in 1940s

Pictures from the 1940's of women building bomber planes. Fort Worth, Texas Oct. 1942 Long Beach, California Oct. 1942 Corpus Christi, Texas August 1942 Nashville, Tennessee Feb. 1943 Corpus Christi, Texas August 1942 Read more »

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