|Title||Washington state cultural survey personnel, Seattle, 1946 |
|Caption||The purpose of the Washington State cultural survey was to determine what types of cultural activities the state's residents participated in and what additional services they needed, such as crafts, hobbies, music, painting, literature, theater, festivals, and community celebrations. The survey director, Burton W. James, was also the head of Seattle's Repertory Playhouse.|
Field workers shown in this photo are: Mrs. Marjorie Robinson, Mrs. Marjorie Lawrence (daughter of James), Imogene Beall, and John F. Kinzel.
|Notes||Handwritten on negative: Burton W. James and crew on state 'culture survey.'|
Handwritten on sleeve: WASHINGTON STATE, Cultural survey.
Date photograph was published in P-I: April 3, 1946.
|Subjects||Office workers--Washington (State); Offices--Washington (State); Office equipment & supplies--Washington (State); Surveying--Washington (State) |
|Personal Names||James, Burton W. |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Museum of History & Industry Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1986.5.15529 |
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|Credit Line||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection, Museum of History & Industry, Seattle; All Rights Reserved |
|Repository||Museum of History & Industry, Seattle (MOHAI) |
|Repository Collection||Seattle Post-Intelligencer Collection |
|Physical Description||1 acetate negative: b&w; 4 x 5 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original negative as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |