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National Youth Administration of Indiana incendiaries poster, circa 1935-1943

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI OBD079 (Text) 00000107164832 Manuscripts Collection Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.1

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2020/10/06 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2020/10/06 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains one poster with remarks and drawings on incendiary devices, particularly German bombs. It was created by the National Youth Administration of Indiana using drawings by Harry Sherman for the Indianapolis Fire Department circa 1935-1943.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
National Youth Administration of Indiana incendiaries poster, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
The National Youth Administration (NYA) was established in 1935 by the United States government to combat the unemployment issues facing underprivileged youth in the United States after the Great Depression. The NYA was a section of the Works Progress Administration. The NYA Program was a comprehensive program that offered education and employment training to young people. The NYA program was discontinued in 1943. Source: Indiana University. "Guide. National Youth Administration (NYA)." Indiana University Bloomington Libraries Government Information, Maps, and Microform Services. Accessed October 6, 2021. https://libraries.indiana.edu/guide-national-youth-administration-nya.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Indianapolis (Ind.). Fire Department > Posters.
World War, 1939-1945 > Indiana > Posters.
Civil defense > Indiana > Posters.
Incendiary bombs > Posters.
Genre: Posters.

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