Book/Printed Material  |  Photo, Print, Drawing National news in pictures

[ digital files of pamphlet pages ]

About this Item

Title
National news in pictures
Summary
Pamphlet prepared by the Harris & Ewing photographic news service company to advertise their role to the newspaper industry as "the premier distributor of news pictures from the national's capital" with a "staff of trained newsmen who cover the field with camera and caption." Heavily illustrated with portraits of newsmakers, the pamphlet concludes "Pictures are the universal language, the easiest reading. Washington news is momentous, but it seldom sparkles. Popularize the biggest news in your paper by making it easier to read. Let us help you write your national news--in pictures."
Contributor Names
Harris & Ewing.
Created / Published
Washington, D.C. : Harris-Ewing News Service, c1917.
Subject Headings
-  Harris & Ewing--1910-1920
-  Photojournalism--1910-1920
-  Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920
Format Headings
Pamphlets--1910-1920.
Photomechanical prints--1910-1920.
Genre
Pamphlets--1910-1920
Photomechanical prints--1910-1920
Notes
-  Title from item.
-  Gift; Hugh L. Scott Papers; 1961.
Medium
1 item (16 p.) : half-tone photomechanical illustrations ; 28 x 20 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
LOT 14052 (F) (USE DIGITAL IMAGES) [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
ppmsca 32044 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.32044
Library of Congress Control Number
2011648402
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ppmsca- 32044 (digital files of pamphlet pages)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication; no copyright renewal.
Access Advisory
For reference access, please use the digital images in the online catalog to preserve the fragile original items.
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
1 item (16 p.) : half-tone photomechanical illustrations ; 28 x 20 cm. | Pamphlet prepared by the Harris & Ewing photographic news service company to advertise their role to the newspaper industry as "the premier distributor of news pictures from the national's capital" with a "staff of trained newsmen who cover the field with camera and caption." Heavily illustrated with portraits of newsmakers, the pamphlet concludes "Pictures are the universal language, the easiest reading. Washington news is momentous, but it seldom sparkles. Popularize the biggest news in your paper by making it easier to read. Let us help you write your national news--in pictures."
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2011648402
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  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca- 32044 (digital files of pamphlet pages)
  • Call Number: LOT 14052 (F) (USE DIGITAL IMAGES) [P&P]
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Chicago citation style:

Harris & Ewing. National News in Pictures. Washington D.C, ca. 1917. Washington, D.C.: Harris-Ewing News Service. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011648402/.

APA citation style:

Harris & Ewing. (ca. 1917) National News in Pictures. Washington D.C, ca. 1917. Washington, D.C.: Harris-Ewing News Service. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011648402/.

MLA citation style:

Harris & Ewing. National News in Pictures. Washington, D.C.: Harris-Ewing News Service. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011648402/>.