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They Appeal for Books, New York City, 1918, Mr. Carr Speaking
They Appeal for Books, New York City, 1918, Mr. Carr Speaking
TitleThey Appeal for Books, New York City, 1918, Mr. Carr Speaking
Typeimage
Digitized MaterialBlack and white lantern slides
Coverage-Yearc. 1918
Coverage-SpatialNew York City, New York
Subject-NameCarr, Henry J, 1849-1929
SubjectWorld War I
Library War Service
Nurses
Hospital Libraries
Fundraising
DescriptionGlass plate slide showing a crowd gathered around the steps of the New York City public library to hear an appeal for book donations for American service personnel. The speaker is likely Henry Carr, Executive Director of the ALA.
ThemeWar Service Photographs and Slides, 1917-20
WorkDimensions-Measurements10.0 x 8.2 cm
Resource IdentifierALA0000202
CopyrightEfforts by the University of Illinois to locate an heir of the creator or a holder of the copyright to the materials were unsuccessful. If you know of a verifiable copyright holder for this item or if you have any question regarding the publication rights, please contact the American Library Association Archives (ala-archives@library.illinois.edu).
Physical LocationRS 89/1/13, Box 1, Group 3
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