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"Just a Little Joke, Mr. President"



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Title: "Just a Little Joke, Mr. President"
Description: During his remarks, Senator Gaylord Nelson, who is standing at the podium, cracks a joke, apparently at the President's expense. Wisconsin dignitaries to the left of President Jimmy Carter who could be identified (all Democrats) are Governor Martin Schreiber, State Senator William A. Bablitch of Stevens Point, State Senator Fred Risser, Congressman Alvin Baldus, Secretary of DNR Anthony Earl, former Governor Patrick J. Lucey, and Congressman Henry Reuss.

Image ID: 89434
Creation
Date:
1979 
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: Wausau, Wisconsin
Collection
Name:
Obey, David R., Papers
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Presidents
Microphones
Shoes
Public speaking
Indoor photography
Men
Women
Legislators
Political leadership
Audiences
Politicians
Banners
Governors
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Suits (Clothing)
Eyeglasses
Signs and signboards
Chairs
Stages (Platforms)
Neckties
 

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