WorldCat Identities

Collins, Marjory

Overview
Works: 33 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 88 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Photographs 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: E178.M52, 331.5440904
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Marjory Collins
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Most widely held works by Marjory Collins
Prime time( )

in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cybernations and jobs : talk given at MENSA meeting, New York City, October 16, 1964 by Marjory Collins( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sights & sounds of the FSA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Between 1935 and 1943, a small government agency established by President Roosevelt, the Farm Security Administration (FSA), commissioned exceptional photographers such as Dorthea Lange, Walker Evans, and Marion Post Wolcott to chronicle the impact of the Great Depression on the people of America. Poignant sound recordings from migrant camps accompany the images and help convey the struggles and triumphs of the period."
San Augustine, Texas, 1943 : story of a mall town ... by John Vachon( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New York, N.Y. Children's Colony, a school for refugee children administered by a Viennese. German refugee child, a devotee of Superman by Marjory Collins( Visual )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photograph shows a boy reading a Superman comic book, issue # 19
Washington, D.C. April, 1942. Portraits of Colonel A.I. Ennis, Chief of U.S. Army Air Corps, Office of Public Relations, at his desk in the Munitions Building by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Portraits of Col. A.I. Ennis, chief of the U.S. Army Air Corps, Office of Public Relations, at his desk in the Munitions Building
Washington, D.C. June, 1942. Red Cross activities directly related to the war effort by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Red Cross activities directly related to the war effort. Student nurses being admitted to the Red Cross Reserve Corps. Volunteers translating in the Foreign Inquiry section, working with soldiers in the Family Service Division, sorting and preparing wool to be reprocessed. Conducting first aid class aboard a Potomac River boat. Carrying civilian employees to the U.S. Army adjutant general's office
Washington, D.C. May, 1942. Public and commercial reaction to automobile, gasoline, and tire shortage immediately before and after rationing initiated by John Collier( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show public and commercial reaction to the automobile, gasoline, and tire shortage immediately before and after rationing was initiated. Service stations, automobile sales rooms, repair shops, parking facilities. Changing tires and oil; tire inspection, repair, retreading, "vulcanizing." Car repair. Mechanics, service station attendant, car owners
Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information color slides and transparencies collection (Library of Congress)( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documentary images of life and culture in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Farm Security Administration images focus on rural areas, depicting farming, mining, forestry, migrant labor, children, and fairs. Includes particularly extensive coverage of Afro-Americans, but also includes whites, Hispanic Americans, and islanders. Office of War Information images cover civilian training during World War II, civil engineering (especially dam construction and operation of the Tennessee Valley Authority), factories and industrial labor, women working in the defense industry, transportation (particularly by railroad and by air), World War II mobilization, military facilities (with an emphasis on air bases), scenes related to national security and civil service, and war industries. Includes scenes of mountains, rivers, forests, other natural features, and towns. Also includes some historic sites and monuments
Washington, D.C. March 1942. Activities in Negro elementary, junior high and technical high schools by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Activities in black elementary, junior high, and technical high schools. Classes in reading, science, sewing, cooking, drafting, machine shop, car repairs, bricklaying, gym, and dancing. Making airplane models, listening to radio broadcast on South America, collecting scrap metal and newspapers, buying war stamps. First aid, student council, free lunch. Recreational activities in school vicinity. One of the teachers in the classroom and at home with her family
Washington, D.C. July, 1942. Farmers' market by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Farmers' market. Unloading produce. Vendors' stands. Preparing vegetables for sale. Mellons, peppers, tomatoes, peaches, lima beans
Washington, D.C. April, 1942. William Hastie, adviser to Undersecretary of War Patterson by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. William Hastie, adviser to Undersecretary of War Robert P. Patterson. Portraits with Patterson
Washington, D.C. July, 1942. Lunch time in the wartime capital by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Lunchtime in the wartime capital. Black and white government workers eating on Washington Monument grounds near Department of Agriculture. Coca Cola stand. Servicemen and civilians in S & W Cafeteria, People's Drug Store, Occidental Hotel. Cashier, waiter, hat rack
Washington, D.C. June, 1942. Red Cross personnel and activities by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Red Cross personnel and activities. Portraits of Otto Lund, director of the District of Columbia Red Cross, at his desk. Instructing taxi drivers on use of cabs for emergency ambulance service, nurse's aide at children's hospital, Norwegian volunteer unit wrapping bandages
Montgomery County, Olney, and Silver Spring, Maryland. November, 1942. Election day in suburbs of Washington, D.C by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Montgomery County, Olney, and Silver Spring, Maryland. Election day in suburbs of Washington, D.C. Outside the polls, inside Election Board office. Voting booths, waiting lines, instructing black citizen in the use of a voting machine. Farmers sharing trucks and cars on market day
Fourth of July Sunday school picnic by Marjory Collins( Visual )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Washington, D.C. May, 1942. Rubber, metal and paper salvage campaign by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C., rubber, metal, and paper salvage campaign. Wholesale junk yard, scrap materials, workers "cleaning" metal, mechanically baling paper, pressing, collecting, and transferring metal to freight cars. Detail of junk company, children making dooor-to-door canvas. Official salvage depot. Detail of salvaged articles. Portraits
Washington, D.C. June-July, 1942. Giant Food Store, a chain, self-service market handling all types and many varieties of food and household appliances by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Giant Food Store, a chain, self-service market, handling all types of food and household appliances. Individuals and families shopping with war ration book no. 1. Sales clerks and checkers. Fresh fruit and vegetables, canned and bottled products, cereals, crackers, poultry and seafood. Ceiling prices, go-cart shopping baskets. Customers on ramp, loading automobiles
Washington, D.C. May, 1942. Registration for wartime sugar rationing at a public school by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Washington, D.C. Registration for wartime sugar rationing at a public school. School teachers serving as volunteer registrars securing necessary information and explaining Office of Price Administration (OPA) regulations to black and white citizens making applications. Detail of war ration book, one showing stamps
Greenbelt, Maryland. 1940-1942. Federal Housing project in a planned community by Marjory Collins( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Photographs show Greenbelt, Maryland. Federal housing project in a planned community. Apartments and houses, cooperative stores, theater, school and community building, library, recreational facilities. Garden, health clinic, church services, parking facilities, underpass. Cooking demonstration, sewing, getting out a community paper. Residents commuting to Washington in a car pool
 
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Alternative Names
Collins, Marjorie 1912-1985

Marjory Collins

Marjory Collins Amerikaans fotograaf (1912-)

Marjory Collins amerikansk fotograf

Marjory Collins fotógrafa estadounidense

Marjory Collins photographe américaine

Marjory Collinsová

Languages
English (13)