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Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarters at a meeting of the Homeland Security Council, with him at the head of the table is the President of the Council, John O. Brennen. June 1 marks the beginning of hurricane season and Mr. Obama was briefed by Federal Agencies and Departments that respond to Hurricanes. FEMA/Bill Koplitz

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony - ceremony to mark the renaming of the Environmental Protection Agency Headquarters in honor of President Bill Clinton [412-APD-1126-2013-07-17_WmJClintonRename_094.jpg]

Copy of Section of Photograph Map captured from the enemy Showing country adjacent to Richmond and Lines of Defensive Works surrounding the City. Headquarters, Army of the Potomac, Engineer Department, August 18th, 1864, [and one part dated] Dec. 20th, 1864.

Map of the Battle Fields of Manassas and the Surrounding Region Showing the Various Actions of the 21st July 1861, Between the Armies of the Confederate States and the United States. Surveyed and Drawn by W. G. Atkinson, Acting 1st Lieu't., Engineers...Headquarters, 1st Corps, Army of Potomac [Confederate], Manassas Junction, August 1861.

Headquarters of Maj. Genl. Augur, Including Offices of Provost Marshal, Commissary of Musters, Chief of Ordnance and Printing. Washington, D.C., Sept. 1st, 1865. [Ground plan of the buildings located at the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and Fifteenth and a Half Street, North.]

Muskogee Southern Railway, Map Showing Additional Land Required for Section Headquarters, Section 20, T. 10N., R.20 E. Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory

Mission Relief Headquarters. The barn of James Rolph Jr. on Guerrero Street was converted into the headquarters for Mission relief. Later, Rolph became Mayor of San Francisco and then governor. On April 18, 1906 at 5:15 AM a quake of 8.25 on the Richter scale hit San Francisco. Greater destruction came from the fires afterwards. The city burned for three days. The combination destroyed 490 city blocks and 25,000 buildings, leaving 250,000 homeless and killing between 450 and 700. Estimated damages, over $350 million

German General Headquarters at Spa, Belgium, where the Armistice Commission sat. 11-29-1918

The King of Belgium at his headquarters at the front

Situated near the gun batteries of the coastal bluffs, Fort Scott was established in 1912 to serve as headquarters for the Coastal Artillery Corps of the San Francisco Bay area. Spanish Revival style buildings, the first of this style to be built on the Presidio, characterize the post, and the U-shaped parade ground breaks from traditional quadrangular design. This image appears to be pre WWI, titled Look em Over. With troops standing by their erected tents and gear placed in front

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Officers from England, France, and Italyin conference at London headquarters. Back row, left to right: Lieut. Richard Emmet of Harvard, assistant to the Chief of Staff at London; Maj. Charles M. Bakewell of Yale, now deputy commissionerto Italy; Major L.P. Marvin of New York, deputy commissioner to Great Britain. Front row, left to right: Maj. W.S. Patten, Maj. James H. Perkins, Lt. Col. R.P. Perkins, Major Ralph Preston

American Library Association - European - French - Courtyard building. This bldg., is the headquarters for distributing all books in Vanters, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Camp Cody, New Mexico. Interior of Red Cross building

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - One of the officers dormitories at the American Red Cross Casual Canteen, le Mans, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Headquarters at Lincoln, England. At 7:30 o'clock every morning the District Commander, Capt. John E. Wagner of Topeka, Kan., start out in his business-like little car and is off over hill and vale to one of the series of American camps in his district

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Commissioners to Great Britain, France and Italy. On the steps of the London Headquarters, 32 Grosvenor Gardens. In the front row left to right: Maj. William S. Patten, Deputy Commissioner to Great Britain, Maj. Jas. S. Perkins, Head of the American Red Cross in Europe, Col. Robert P. Perkins, commissioner to Italy, Maj. Ralph Preston. Back row: Major Charles M. Bakewell, Maj, Langdon Sec. Marvin of the Harvard Club of New York

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Interior of Red Cross House, Camp Devens, Mass

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Women's Club. 2009 N St., N.W., Washington, D.C

Balloons - Accidents & Wrecks - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Destruction of GoodrichType M balloon No. 64, on Dec. 26, 1917. Fire caused by static spark while deflating balloon

American Red Cross - I thru M - Captain James B. McCreary of Buffalo, N.Y., attached to Emergency Department of the American Red Cross, with headquarters in London, England

American Red Cross - Groups - Red Cross Home Communications Heads. Left to right: Capt. Herbert Edenborough, Director of Home Communications in Great Britain, and Major W.R. Castle, Director of Home Communications of the American Red Cross in Washington, discussing plans in the London Headquarters

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Exterior of Hotel De Ville, Paris, France, showing decorations in celebration of the Armistice where a ceremony was held in the Hotel De Ville, Paris, France, in honor of the A.R.C

American Red Cross - In the Service of Interior - Christmas Boxes - Red Cross Fills Christmas stockings for wounded heroes. Left to right: Mrs. Bernardo Fisher; Miss Sarah Van Sielen; Miss Jean Anthony; Miss Z.P. Wilbur; and Mrs. C.M. Nisbeth at work at the Red Cross Headquarters at Madison Ave. and 38th Street, New York City

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Camp Cody, New Mexico. Red Cross Swimming Pool

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - The American soldier passing through Glasgow finds a true Red Cross welcome at the American Red Cross "Club for United States forces," 54 Bothwell Street

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Canteen at Coblenz. Wherever American soldier goes in occupied area in Germany the American Red Cross has preceded him to establich canteens and clubs for his comfort. A large canteen has been long in operation at Coblenz railroad station

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American soldiers visit England. First American soldiers to get leave from the western front for a seven days' visit to England. They are gathered in the courtyard of the Red Cross headquarters in London

Balloons - M - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Adjusting rigging on Goodyear Type M 33

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Interior of the American Red Cross Canteen, showing comforts provided soldiers by the Red Cross. L to R: Miss Nichol, Lt. W.O. Wilson A.R.C., Miss Dorthy Young, Miss Thomas, Miss Adams, Mrs. Arnold. Soldiers, L to R: Pvt. W.B. McCoy, Mobile operating unit No. 1, Pvt. H.B. Wood, Evacuation Hospital No. 8 and Pvt. Burnett Smith Evacuation Hospital No. 8 A.R.C. Canteen, Senoncourt, Meuse, France

Colleges and Universities - Harvard University - Palfrey Estate, Headquarters of Permanent Guard

Decorations - Presentations - DSM and CM of Honor - General Pershing and men who received "Medal of Honor." General Pershing at head of line, and heroes upon whom he bestowed Medal of Honor at his headquarters at Chaumont, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - There are 250 beds in dormitory for enlisted men at the American Red Cross Casual Canteen, Le Mans, France, for the benefit of men who are forced to stop over night

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Red Cross Motor Corps. Headquarters of Emergency Corps during Influenza epdiemic. Automobile owners were asked to list their machines here for use during the epidemic. Washington, D.C

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - The American Red Cross Enlisted Men's Hotel #13, at Champ de Mars, Paris, in course of construction. Made entirely out of salvaged tents, there are accomodations for 1,400 men. A fully equipped canteen and recreation hut go to make this hostelry complete

Boy's Activities - Patriotism - Chinese Boy Scouts receiving loving cup from Republic of China. Consul General Dr. Chilien Tsur presents Troop 150 of N.Y. Chinese Boy Scouts a loving cup from the Chinese Republic in front of their headquarters at 200 Fifth Avenue, New York City, N.Y

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Red Cross Headquarters, 33rd Division, Camp Logan, Houston, Texas

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Interior of American Red Cross Headquarters. Major Lively seated at desk in the center where he receives telegrams from soldiers forwarding food supplies that are issued by the American Red Cross

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Headquarters of Red Cross Institution for blind, Baltimore, MD

Colleges and Universities -West Point - Field hospital headquarters on practice march. U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Red Cross recption room in Army Hospital where friends can meet the soldiers

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross Personnel in front of their Headquarters at Bruges, Belgium, after the departure of the Germans and in the building from which the Germans directed their submarine campaign

American Red Cross - Groups - General Headquarters. Staff of the A.R.C. at the foot of the statue of Gambetta, near Paris, France

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work - Lay people at work in the work room of the American Women's Hospitals at Headquarters, 637 Madison Ave. International Film Service

Chemical Warfare Service - Plants - Edgewood Arsenal and Others - Charcoal producing plant for Chemical Warfare Serv. Pacific Gas & Electric Co., San Francisco, California. Office building at Petrero Gas Works. Second floor was used by Chemical Warfare Service for headquarters during period of charcoal manufacture.

American Red Cross - Classes in Red Cross Work (workrooms and classes) - Red Cross workers making bandages at the Red Cross Headquarters, Cincinnati, Ohio. 1918

American Red Cross - Refugees - Vestiaire A.R.C. Headquarters, Pau, France. Refugee work

Ceremonies - Alabama thru Connecticut - American Red Cross Headquarters in Washington dedicated. The new $800,000 Red Cross building in Washginton which will serve as the national headquarters for the organization was dedicated on Saturday, May 12. President Wilson and ex-President Taft reviewed the parade. Photo shows the Red Cross refreshment corps in the parade

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Headquarters in France. No. 4 Place de la Concorde, headquarters of the American Red Cross in Paris

American Red Cross - Canteens - American soldiers on leave in London, England, get first meal in Red Cross Canteen at Headquarters. In good weather, the canteen is set up in outer courtyard of building, and doughnuts fried over a little portable stove. Women in the picture are: Anna Lansing of Albany, at stove, Lillian Baldwin of Lakewood, N.J., Mrs. Alan Campbell, and Helen Peterson of Chicago; Behind Miss Lansin is Major Marshall Hale, A.R.C. of San Francisco. Not soldier wearing captured German Helmet

American Red Cross - N thru W - American Red Cross worker. Capt. John E. Wagner of Topeka, Kas., who has held posts in France and in Southern England, has charge of American Red Cross work in Central England. He is coming out of the American Red Cross headquarters in London

American Library Association - ALA - European - French - Mailing Department, A.L.A. Headquarters #10 Rue de L'Elysee, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - The American Red cross railway station canteen at Palermo, Italy

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - The interior of the American Red Cross Canteen #12 at #39 Rue Wagram. Paris, France

American Library Association - Library Personnel - Headquarters of the American Library Association, War Service Branch, in the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - House at No. 4, Avenue Gabriel, Paris, France, which shelters various administrative offices of the A.R.C

Airplanes - Engines - Aircraft testing field, Packard Motor Co., Detroit, Michigan. Shipping room and inspectors headquarters

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross in England. Red Cross workers at London headquarters. Front row: Rosalie O'Donnell, St. Louis; Mary Ann Newcomb, Washington; Bessie Fisher, St. Louis. Middle Row: Bessie Newcomb, Washington; Dulcie Bell, Ayr, N.B.; Bonie Bonham, Golden, Col; Back row: Kenneth Thomas, Bridgeport, Conn.; William Rierdon, N.Y

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Building at 4 Avenue Gabriel Paris, France, now occupied by the A.R.C. to be made over for a club for American officers

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - "Stratford Lodge" in Headquarters of American Red Cross at American Base Hospital, Portsmouth, England. Also a club house for convalescent patients

American Red Cross - N thru W - American Red Cross Commissioner to Italy. Col. Robert P. Perkins, American Red Cross commissioner to Italy, visits Red Cross Headquarters in london on his way back to Rome from a fast trip to Washington

American Red Cross - Groups - Group of A.R.C. workers in front of A.R.C. Headquarters, London, England. During the Victory Parade

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Headquarters Paris. Showing statue of Jeanne D'Arc Place de Rivoli, decorated with Allied Flags to celebrate signings of the Armistice

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Headquarters of the Red Cross in Archangel, Russia

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Red Cross Recreation Building Base Hospital, Camp Devens, Mass

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Exterior of the canteen and dormitories, funished and supplied by the American Red Cross for the refugees returning to their broken homes and lives. Rheims, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - How Red Cross nurses are housed and fed in new York. The Nurses' Home has a canteen for guests and their friends

American Library Association - ALA - European - French - A.L.A. Headquarters, Paris

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Red Cross Hostess House, Camp Lee, VA

Balloons - Miscellaneous Operations - Headquarters Balloon Detachment, Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Balloon detail formed to meet airship on descent. Note winch and cable

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - El Paso, Tex., War Activities. Red Cross car at Union Station

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Canteen, Issoudan, France. Workers in front of canteen at the Aemrican Aviation Camp at Issoudan, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Headquarters. Red Cross Building. Camp Devens, Ayer, Mass

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - The American Red Cross Canteen at "Morn Hill" camp near Winchester. It has outgrown the old thatched building which has housed it and will soon move into finer new quarters a little way down the road

American Red Cross - Miscellaneous - Junior Red Cross conference. Conference of Educators and Division Directors of the Junior Red Cross. National Headquarters, Washington, D.C

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Headquarters of International Red Cross at Geneva

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - New Red Cross Headquarters at Camp Devens, Ayer, Mass

American Red Cross - Supplies - Happy "Sammies" receive comfort kits from the Red Cross. Everything was done to assure the "Sammies" that everything was being done to make them comfortable when they take up the fight for Uncle Same. Photo shows U.S. soldiers receiving comfort kits in the American Red Cross Headquarters at Fifth avenue and 37th street, New York City. As soon as the "Sammies" received their kits they scanned the contents and found within almost every little item that tends to make them cofortable. July 27, 1917

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Scene at Y.M.C.A Hut, Camp Meigs, Washington, D.C

American Red Cross - Canteens - Celebrating victory in London. American wounded at Red Cross headquarters give three cheers for Red Cross. They have just had a meal at Red Cross Canteen

American Red Cross - N thru W - Lieut. Guy Reed of N.Y. City, assistant to the Director of Supplies at Red Cross Headquarters in London. Lt. Reed has been a very active and efficient worker in England in connection with Red Cross warehouses and other supply activities he has proved himself a prompt and able organizer

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Headquarters in Vladivostok, Russia. The Headquarters of the American Red Cross in Vladivostok with the American flag flying

Ceremonies - France - Decoration on A.R.C. Headquarters in celebration of signing of the Armistice, Paris, France

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - A Red Cross Canteen and "Club" at an American camp somewhere in England

American Library Association Instruction Books - American University Union, a society formed to look after American College men in France has established headquarters in the Rue Richelieu. The picture shows the corner of the reading room frequently visited by Sammies on their leave from the trenches

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross Headquarters, Camp Custer, Mich., March 18, 1919

Ceremonies - England - Celebrating victory in London. Wounded men's sections of the Victory Parade, marshalled at Red Cross headquarters. Red Cross women are Miss Alice Fleenor of San Francisco (Pointing) and Mrs. Arthur Robinson of Baltimore

Armistice - Armistice - French aeroplane carrying Germany Armistice delegate back to sea. This remarkable photograph shows a French plane with two white flags flying from its wings, carrying the German captain Von Geyer back to Spa, the German headquarters, with the text of the Armistice terms

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Offices at executive headquarters

American Red Cross - Groups - Maj. P.B. Wallace, commander American zone, with staff, in front of zone headquarters. Right to left: Capt. Griggs, Major Wallace; Capt. Tilney; Capt. Turnure; Capt. Pennington, Capt. Bohlen, and Capt. Burdick

American Red Cross - Ambulances - Presentation of ambulances to the American Red Cross commission for Great Britian. Major Harper Sibley of Rochester, N.Y., acting on behalf of a large number of priate doners in America, presenting a long chain of ambulances for use in the American hospitals in England. Major R. Stuart Smith, of Philadelphia representing the Commission for Great Britian accept them. The photograph was taken in front of one of the Red Cross headquarters buildings in London

American Red Cross - War Work - War Activities in Duluth, Minn. Knitting Club at Red Cross Headquarters

American Red Cross - Groups - American Red Cross abroad. Misses Elizabeth and Laura Mckey of N.Y., in London on their way to Red Cross headquarters in Italy

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross in U.S. Headquarters of Pikes Peak Chapter American Red Cross Coloraod Springs, Colorado

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Entrance to American Red Cross Canteen at Gare St. Lazare, Paris, France. This is largest and best equipped canteen in city, handling thousands of Americans day and night

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Sunny morning with American newspapers in front of new American Red Cross Canteen Club at Winchester. Here nearly 1000 Americans who have been serving in British Units will pass through this camp during next 8 months. The Red Cross Club Canteen which has just been opened for these men at request of British authorities, is a huge concrete slab building the largest structure of its kind in England

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Opening day at new American Red Cross Canteen Club at Winchester. The Morn Hill Camp at Winchester is now Principal British Repatriation Camp and more than 15,000 Americans who have been serving in the British Army will pass through it during the next 8 months on their way home. In center of group the British Gen. Commanding the Camp is standing next to Miss Lillian Baldwin of Lakewood, N.J. who is in command of the Club Canteen

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - American Red Cross at Airmont Base. Linen Tent at Fairmont Base Hospital

American Red Cross - Headquarters & Buildings - Red Cross Headquarters, York, Nebr

American Red Cross - Groups - Otranto Disaster. The first American Red Cross workers to reach Islay, Scotland, the scene of the wreck of the U.S. troopship Otranto, sent out from the Red Cross headquarters in Belfast, Ireland. The Red Cross man directly in front of the flag is James Jeffers of East orange, N.J. The others include several Belfast dosctors