Men and a woman reading headlines posted in street-corner window of Brockton Enterprise newspaper office on Christmas Eve, Brockton, Mass. (LOC)

Delano, Jack,, photographer.

 

Men and a woman reading headlines posted in street-corner window of Brockton Enterprise newspaper office on Christmas Eve, Brockton, Mass.

 

1940 Dec. 24

 

1 slide : color.

 

Notes:

Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Added the words "woman" and "Christmans Eve" to the title based on information provided by the source: Flickr Commons project, 2008.

Photo shows headlines that place the day at December 24th, Christmas Eve, when songwriter Billy Hill died and an earthquake struck in New England.

Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

 

Subjects:

Newspaper industry

World War, 1939-1945

United States--Massachusetts--Brockton

 

Format: Slides--Color

 

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

 

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

 

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 11671-1 (DLC) 93845501

 

General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac

 

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsac.1a33871

 

Call Number: LC-USF35-23

 

 

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Taken circa 1939