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Reading to an Illiterate Customer

Location : Cut Shin, KY
Date : Jan 12, 1938
Agency : WPA
Credits : Schuhmann, R. F.
Owner : NARA (SPB)
Medium : B&W Photo
Control Number : RG 69-13-13118-D

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Description : Taken by R.F. Schuhmann - Reading to the illiterate is all in a day's work for the Works Progress Administration's Pack Horse Librarians in the Kentucky mountains. Most of the people yearn to have the Bible or other religious works read to them.

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[Photo Series][WPA Photoessays][Pack Horse Librarians of Kentucky]
[Professional Services][Library Services][Pack Horse Librarians]