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Boys at Craft Work

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Boys at Craft Work
Boys at Craft Work
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Subjects: Cooperative Extension Service
Description: This picture depicts a group of boys engaged in making crafts at the boys' club, led by the agricultural extension engineer. The text above the photograph reads, "Boys' Activities; Craft Work; Boys' craft work was continued this year under the direction of A. J. Bell, agricultural extension engineer for the Upper Peninsula. Three main projects were used - the shopping bag, the waste paper basket and silhouttes made by stippling the surface of a soft wood board to bring out the silhoutte in relief. The bos were keenly interested in this craft work and showed a great improvement over their work of the previous year. This work fills a reel need in camp because of the handicraft boys who are not particularly interested in the agricultural projects, and who through this means find an outlet for their interest and enthusiasm."
Date: 1931
Format: Image/jpg
Original Format: Black and white photograph
Resource Identifier: A003902.jpg
Collection Number: UA 16.34
Language: English
Rights Management: Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by Michigan State University and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Relation: MSU Photograph Collection
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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