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[View along US 40 in Mount Vernon Canyon, Colorado] (LOC)

Feininger, Andreas,, 1906-1999,, photographer.

 

[View along US 40 in Mount Vernon Canyon, Colorado]

 

1942 Dec.

 

1 transparency : color.

 

Notes:

Title devised by Library staff. Title from FSA or OWI agency caption misidentified the photo as "View near Creede, Colo.?"

Photo shows the highway US 40 and the Mount Vernon Canyon with Shingle Creek below, looking east towards Green Mountain and Denver beyond, with a 1941 Buick convertible in the foreground. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

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

 

Subjects:

World War, 1939-1945

Automobiles

Roads

Valleys

United States--Colorado

 

Format: Transparencies--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 12002-62 (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.1a34858

 

Call Number: LC-USW36-457

  

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Taken circa 1939