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Marjory Collins (1912 - 1985)

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Photographs of Collins

Lititz, Pennsylvania. Self-portrait at a public sale. Photograph of the photographer's reflection taken in a mirror
Lititz, Pennsylvania
Self-portrait at a public sale.
1942 Nov.
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d23557
Portrait of Marjory Collins, head-and-shoulders portrait
Marjory Collins
1943?
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d14481

Photographs by Collins in the FSA/OWI Collection (by date)

Washington, D.C. African-American pupil of Banneker Junior High School with a kite which he has made
Washington, D.C.
Pupil of Banneker Junior High School with a kite which he has made.
1942 March
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d20379
Washington, D.C. A group of students looks on as a teacher demonstrates a laboratory procedure in a science class in a Negro high school
Washington, D.C.
Science class in a Negro high school.
1942 March
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d20292
Washington, D.C. Scrap salvage campaign, Victory Program. A girl and a boy, two schoolchildren contributing to their class pile of scrap paper
Washington, D.C.
Scrap salvage campaign, Victory Program. Schoolchildren contributing to their class pile of scrap paper ...
1942 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c34783
Washington, D.C. Here a group of volunteer women are sorting scraps of wool and cutting off the threads to prepare the wool for reprocessing
Washington, D.C.
The District Red Cross is collecting, as part of the war conservation program, scraps of wool from tailors, manufacturers, and individuals. Here a group of volunteer women are sorting them and cutting off the threads to prepare the wool for reprocessing ...
1942 June
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d06039
Washington, D.C. A woman is seen sleeping in a car on Sunday in Rock Creek Park
Washington, D.C.
Sleeping in a car on Sunday in Rock Creek Park.
1942 June-July
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c36411
Washington, D.C. Overhead view of people at lunch counter being served by staff at a Peoples' drugstore on G Street N.W. at noon
Washington, D.C.
Peoples' drugstore on G Street N.W. at noon.
1942 July
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c28519
St. Mary's County, Maryland. Four women seated on the ground are pictured from the rear at a Sunday school picnic.
St. Mary's County, Maryland
Sunday school picnic on the edge of the Patuxent River, given by Reverend Mr. Jenkins of All Faith Church, and Mr. Dale, local plumber and electrician, who teaches Sunday school ...
1942 July
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8c34920
New York, New York. Mostly African-American women are pictured waiting for the trains at the Pennsylvania railroad station
New York, New York
Waiting for the trains at the Pennsylvania railroad station.
1942 August?
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d21836
New York, New York. Newsroom of the New York Times newspaper. A group of men are pictured, reporters and rewrite men, writing stories, and waiting to be sent out. Rewrite man in background gets the story on the phone from reporter outside
New York, New York
Newsroom of the New York Times newspaper. Reporters and rewrite men writing stories, and waiting to be sent out ...
1942 September
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d08928
New York, New York. A man and a girl are seated. Dr. Winn [or Wynn], a Czech-American, telling Janet, his daughter, a tall story in Central Park
New York, New York
Dr. Winn [or Wynn], a Czech-American, telling Janet a tall story in Central Park.
1942 October
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d23030
New York, New York. A woman is seen at the cash register with her groceries. The faces of two girls peer up from below. Mrs. Winn [or Wynn], a Czech-American, and her daughters, Marie and Janet, going shopping for groceries
New York, New York
Mrs. Winn [or Wynn], a Czech-American, and her daughters, Marie and Janet, going shopping for groceries.
1942 October
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d23006
New York, New York. A man, a woman, and two girls are seated at a table playing a board game. An older woman is seen seated in an armchair sewing. A Czech physician, Dr. Winn [or Wynn], and his family, who moved to America just before Hitler's occupation of their country
New York, New York
A Czech physician, Dr. Winn [or Wynn], and his family, who moved to America just before Hitler's occupation of their country.
1942 October
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d23183
New York, New York. Here the Czech teacher, a woman, directs a girl as she writes a Czech word on the blackboard
New York, New York
Twice a week Janet Wynn [or Winn], age eight, goes to a Czech school on East Seventy-fourth Street, between First and Second Avenue, from three to five p.m., to learn to read, write and speak the Czech language ...
1942 October
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d22997
New York, New York. Gypsy woman who is habitue of Marconi's Restaurant on Mulberry Street. She dropped in for a bite to eat New Year's Eve, and did a spontaneous dance to entertain the Di Costanzos family party
New York, New York
Gypsy woman who is habitue of Marconi's Restaurant on Mulberry Street. She dropped in for a bite to eat New Year's Eve, and did a spontaneous dance to entertain the Di Costanzos family party.
1942 December
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d23920
Buffalo, New York. Mrs. Grimm, twenty-six year old widow operating a crane at the Pratt and Letchworth plant
Buffalo, New York
Mrs. Grimm, twenty-six year old widow operating a crane at the Pratt and Letchworth plant.
1943 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d17329
Buffalo, New York. A girl, Beverly Ann Grimm, eleven, submits ration coupons to the grocer [his hands are all that is seen] for what she has purchased
Buffalo, New York
Beverly Ann Grimm, eleven, leaving the store after making the family purchases from a list left that morning by her twenty-six year old widowed mother ...
1943 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d29092
Buffalo, New York. Peter Grimm, age ten, waiting with his wagon outside Loblaw's grocery store for customers to ask him to deliver their groceries. A woman and two girls are also pictured holding sacks of groceries. This was a rainy day with few customers.
Buffalo, New York
Peter Grimm, age ten, waiting with his wagon outside Loblaw's grocery store for customers to ask him to deliver their groceries ...
1943 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d29088
Buffalo, New York. Beverly Ann Grimm, eleven, with the help of Mary, eight, and Patsy six, her sisters putting the food away which has just been purchased.
Buffalo, New York
Beverly Ann Grimm, eleven, with the help of Mary, eight, and Patsy six, her sisters putting the food away which has just been purchased ...
1943 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d18099
Buffalo, New York. The Grimm family sitting in the living room after supper on a Sunday evening. A woman is seated at the left in an armchair. Four little girls are in the center ground. A boy in a chair is in the back, left. A girls is seen in the background standing near a radio.
Buffalo, New York
The Grimm family sitting in the living room after supper on a Sunday evening ...
1943 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d18358
Buffalo, New York. Lakeview nursery school for children of working motherrs. A youn boy, Gary is pictured olding a man's arm. A little girl to the right looks on.
Buffalo, New York
Lakeview nursery school for children of working mothers, operated by the Board of Education at a tuition fee of three dollars weekly. Gary saying goodbye to his father ...
1943 May
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8d18672

 

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