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Photograph

Displaced Persons

Date: 1945 

Description: Foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf saying goodbye to Czechoslovakian children after interviewing them about their relief needs.

Book or Pamphlet

24 - Young Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Young angora rabbits at the age of 4 and 8 weeks old. Text on page says, "4 Wochen alt" and "8 Wochen alt."

Date: 1944 

Description: Continental Transportation Lines, Inc. operating an International truck tractor on an urban highway. A bridge, houses and industrial buildings are in the b...

Book or Pamphlet

25 - Four Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Four angora rabbits eating in a wood hutch, with the words, "Tiere im Stall".

Date: 1944-09-21 

Description: Eight high school students taking a few minutes off from their duties at Oscar Mayer and Company. From left: Kenneth Morrow, East High; Edward Wingen, East...

Date: 1944-12-16 

Description: Women lined up along a sales counter at Manchester's Department Store to buy war bonds, while two clerks behind the counter ring up the sales.

Date: 1945-12-20 

Description: Group of 15 women and six men attending a meeting at USO Service Club. The group is predominantly African Americans. Probably taken in First Unitarian So...

Photograph

Milton House Inn

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Milton House Inn. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodri...

Date: 1941-09-19 ca.

Description: Factory workers use a crane mounted on a truck to unload a transformer on the loading dock of International Harvester's St. Paul Works. Original caption re...

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory workers on the assembly line (possibly at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works) with M-5-6 trucks. Original caption reads: "The trucks are the...

Book or Pamphlet

26 - Three Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Three angora rabbits sitting in their wood hutches.

Date: 1943 

Description: A female factory worker operates a lathe at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Another woman is working in the background. The original caption reads...

Date: 1944-12-16 

Description: Woman buying a war bond from Santa Claus, who was helping other Manchester employees wait on crowds of purchasers at the bonds-only sale on the store's mai...

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Description: War Manpower Commission Design No. 12, "Whistle." The poster features a whistle blowing and emitting smoke with the silhouette of a factory in the backgrou...

Date: 1942-06-29 

Description: Interior of the tank arsenal at International Harvester's Bettendorf Works. Original caption reads "Looking west at Micro Westco work in bay no. 1 between...

Date: 1941 

Description: Two uniformed TWA Hostesses, Ruth Ellison and Eula Walker, examine the interior of an International D-15-M (Metro) truck sold to Czechoslovakian Relief for...

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory workers on an assembly line with M-5-6 trucks, possibly at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works. Original caption reads: "The trucks are the m...

Historical Essay

The Civil War Home Front

Discover how the Civil War affected life on the home front and the role of women in supporting the war effort.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Adult and young angora rabbits sitting in their hutches.

Date: 1945 

Description: Factory worker Emil Borchert grinds the shell receiver end of the barrel of a 20 mm cannon at International Harvester's St. Paul Works.

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