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National Archives, 1938
Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: June 9, 2012
Caption: National Archives, 1938
Additional Description: In this 1938 view of the National Archives, you can see the pediment sculpture Recorder of the Archives, by James Earl Fraser and Laura Gardin Fraser. At center is the recorder of the archives flanked by men and women receiving documents. The dogs symbolize the Archives' role as guardians.
Submitted: August 25, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p216955
File Size: 2.633 Megabytes

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