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Warehouse of white female employees, some working on handicrafts and most looking at camera, Key West, Florida, July 15, 1936

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Creator:Southern Labor Archives
Title:Warehouse of white female employees, some working on handicrafts and most looking at camera, Key West, Florida, July 15, 1936
Date:1936 July 15
Description:

Text on reverse: "Fla. WPA; 7/15/36; Key West, Fla.; Another view of the room in which WPA women employees carry on the handicraft project. The room is light and airy, ideal for this kind of work." Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011), writer and civil rights activist, collected these photographs during the course of his career fighting for equality throughout the Southern United States.

Local identification number: L1979-37_097

Types:Photographic prints | StillImage
Subjects:Handicraft--Florida | Sewing | Work environment | Women | Handicraft | Kennedy, Stetson | United States. Works Progress Administration | United States, Florida, Monroe County, Key West, 24.5557025, -81.7825914
Collection:Stetson Kennedy Papers
Institution:Georgia State University Special Collections
Contributors:Georgia State University. Libraries
Original Material:

Stetson Kennedy papers, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library

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Cite as: L1979-37_097, Stetson Kennedy Papers, L1979-37, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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