Youth organizations

Documents youth program in the neighborgood of Elmwood where juveniles were organized into a drum and bugle corps. Includes one view of dwellings. Illustrates activities at the Crime Prevention Association at 117 Pine Street in Philadelphia. Shows boys playing baseball, handball, and billiards as...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1935-1946
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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Summary: Documents youth program in the neighborgood of Elmwood where juveniles were organized into a drum and bugle corps. Includes one view of dwellings. Illustrates activities at the Crime Prevention Association at 117 Pine Street in Philadelphia. Shows boys playing baseball, handball, and billiards as well as boxing, wrestling and performing gymnastics. Includes a view of a match stick house built by one of the boys. Shows children at the Nicetown Boys Club. Portrays children at lunch hour and during shoe repair class. Depicts Nicetown baseball team, and pet show entries. Shows boys from the Northeast Boys' Club of Philadelphia playing several sports. Also shows the club memers with animals, during a little sister contest, and in a parade. West Light Boys' Club images depict boxing, a patrolman giving a lecture on safety, and marching in a parade.
These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and
Item Description: Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Collection; for general information, see collection record.
Physical Description: 40 photoprints : silver gelatin