Two carts containing books about to be mended and books that have been mended as part of the WPA book mending project. Photograph taken in Library Commission's Traveling Library Department, [probably] Raleigh, North Carolina.
Elizabeth Covington is the librarian pictured here.; The Works Progress Administration began operating the library in 1937. This arrangement would continue until about 1943.; Names of some children identified in this photo (though not...
Poster reads: "An American Privilege: Information at your Public Library. Book Week, November 15 to 21 NCWPA Poster Unit."; Poster depicts a stylized library building with columns located at the crossroads of north, south, east and west.
United States. Works Progress Administration of North Carolina. Posters Unit.