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Dance Couple in Folk Costume

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Portrait of a male and a female dancer in folk costume, striking a pose. Taken for Hazel Conlon School of Dance.
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Tap Dancers

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Five couples in folk costumes wearing tap dance shoes.
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Tap Dancers

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Five couples wearing folk costumes and tap shoes posing in front of a mirror for the Hazel Conlon School of the Dance.
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Docks at Jones Island

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Docks and shanties at Jones Island, with smokestacks and cranes in the background.
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Aerial View of Jones Island

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Elevated view of Jones Island, with some houses near the water and an industrial area across the river. On the right are a number of railroad tracks next t...
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Jones Island and Manufacturing Area Across Bay

Date: October 28 1938
Description: From Jones Island, looking across to a manufacturing area with cranes and large piles of coal or coke? In the lower foreground is a bare hill, with old pil...
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Man Standing near Fish Hung Up to Dry

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Man inspecting fish hung up to dry in a yard on Jones Island.
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Jones Island with Boats and Industrial Buildings

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Elevated view of bay shoreline, with dwellings along the bank. A few boats are in the river. In the background is a factory with a smokestack and railroad...
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Jones Island Dwellings

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Elevated view of a cluster of old dwellings in the center, with broken shacks and rusted cars. In the background are railroad cars, and an industrial area...
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Fish Shop

Date: October 28 1938
Description: A fish shop made of several small, interconnected buildings. Signs for fresh or smoked fish are on several parts of the shop. In the background is a railr...
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Elevated View of Railroad Yard on Jones Island

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Elevated view of railroad yard and railroads cars on Jones Island. On the right is a large derrick or crane, and in the background are a number of freighte...
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Men Working near Large Dredge

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Men working near large dredge on Jones Island. Large piles of material are on the ground below the dredge. There is a ship on the right. In the distance a...
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Jones Island Storefront

Date: October 28 1938
Description: Signs for Kingsbury Beer and politicians are in the window of a storefront.

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