The World Is Yours Radio Program

ID: SIA2011-1145

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1939

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Smithsonian Scientific Series Vol. 1

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Rehearsal of one of 'The World Is Yours' radio programs at the NBC studios in New York City. This series was a depression era project at the Smithsonian created in conjunction with the Works Progress Administration and the U.S. Department of the Interior Office of Education, 1936-1942.


  • National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
  • Works Progress Administration (WPA)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


From The Smithsonian Scientific Series, edited by Charles Greeley Abbot, 1939 edition, plate 108.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Smithsonian Scientific Series Vol. 1

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


  • 1939
  • 1929

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  • United States Dept. of Interior
  • Depressions
  • Education
  • The World Is Yours (Radio Program)
  • Radio broadcasting


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

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Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White ; Size: 6w x 4h ; Type of Image: Group, candid ; Medium: Photographic print

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