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Photo Archivist's Selection of the Month: June 2006

Bands & Orchestras

WPA Federal Orchestra

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The WPA Orchestra was the featured group in Stamford's Tercentenary Celebrations, June 1941. This undated photo was taken in front of the auditorium entrance at Stamford High School on Strawberry Hill Ave.

WPA Federal Orchestra


Stamford Tercentenary program cover, 1941
The illustrations are by Whitman Bailey

Photo © Stamford Historical Society

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