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Victory for Proxmire!

Victory for Proxmire!
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Title: Victory for Proxmire!
Description: William Proxmire celebrates with his wife Ellen (to Proxmire's right), and a crowd of supporters in Milwaukee after his victory in a special election after the death of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy.

Image ID: 30142
August 27, 1957 
Koshollek, George P.
City, State: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Name File
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Cities and towns
Outdoor photography
Clothing and dress
Suits (Clothing)
Politicians' spouses
Signs and signboards

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