New Britain, Connecticut. A child care center, opened...

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New Britain, Connecticut. A child care center, opened September 15, 1942, for thirty children, age two to five, of mothers engaged in war industry. The hours are 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. six days per week. For daily indoor play the children have dolls, blocks and climbing apparatus; they do clay work, painting, coloring, music and rhythmic exercise, and listening to stories

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Parks, Gordon, 1912-2006, photographer
  • Safety film negatives.
  • 1 negative : safety ; 4 x 5 inches or smaller.
  • Title and other information from caption card.
  • LOT 0753 (Location of corresponding print.)
  • Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
  • More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is available at
  • Film copy on SIS roll 18, frame 667.


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