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  • All fields: United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1940-1950.
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    • Armed forces service centers

    • African American soldiers in uniform and women laugh as they stand near, or sit on, a piano at a W.P.A. armed forces center in Denver, Colorado. The women wear dresses, one has on strap heeled shoes.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Mayor Stapleton at microphone, Gov. Vivian seated behind mayor

    • African American and white men and women stand and sit by Mayor Benjamin Stapleton and Governor John Vivian at an armed forces service center in Denver, Colorado. They stand by United States flags and bass drums with letters: "Forty & Eight Drum...
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    • [between 1943 and 1945?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers feed bunnies in a sand box at a W.P.A. day nursery in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers use crayons, paint brushes, an easel, and scissors at a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado. Chairs are made from nail kegs.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers read picture books in a W.P.A. nursery school in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Day nurseries

    • Toddlers eat a snack at a day nursery school in Denver, Colorado; a woman teacher looks on.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Noodle eater

    • A boy eats noodles probably part of a hot lunch program at an unidentified school in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Children's lunch

    • Boys and girls eat at a school lunch program at an unidentified school in Denver, Colorado. Women in uniforms stand nearby.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Hot lunch program

    • A boy in a sweater finishes a plate of food at a school lunch program at an unidentified school in Denver, Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Music project

    • Girls pose with tambourines, triangles, cymbals, and a piano in Denver, Colorado; a woman in a wicker wheel chair directs the band.
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    • [between 1933 and 1950?]
    • Two leaders in the establishment of the soldiers recreational center

    • An African American man, in a U.S. Army uniform, and a woman, in a dress and hat, play ping pong at a soldiers recreational center in Denver, Colorado; Andrew Hester, W.P.A. Recreation Director and County Judge C. Edgar Kettering, and soldiers look...
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    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • City Park

    • Men dig ditches in City Park, Denver, Colorado; houses and billboards are in the background.
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    • 1941, February
    • Manual Training High School - potter's wheel

    • A young man uses a potter's wheel adapted from a pedal sewing machine at Manual Training High School in Denver, Colorado; vases, bowls, and pottery are on a table.
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    • 1940 March

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