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Franklin Roosevelt Visiting the Allis Chalmers Plant | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Franklin Roosevelt Visiting the Allis Chalmers Plant

Franklin Roosevelt Visiting the Allis Chalmers Plant | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Presidential Tour - Series IV. Official party views women at work in Allis Chalmers factory.<p>President Franklin D. Roosevelt is looking through rear window while Governor Julius Heil, Wisconsin applauds. Walter Geist, Allis Chalmers president, seated near President, with James White, Allis Chalmers works manager in the front seat.<p>Surprise censored visit which the press were allowed to report in early October, by the N.Y, Times.
DESCRIPTION
Presidential Tour - Series IV. Official party views women at work in Allis Chalmers factory.

President Franklin D. Roosevelt is looking through rear window while Governor Julius Heil, Wisconsin applauds. Walter Geist, Allis Chalmers president, seated near President, with James White, Allis Chalmers works manager in the front seat.

Surprise censored visit which the press were allowed to report in early October, by the N.Y, Times.

RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:118691
Creation Date: September 19 1942
Creator Name:New York Times
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Heil, Julius P. (Julius Peter), 1876-1949 : Papers, 1930-1946
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 2755
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The image appeared in the August section of the 1980 Wisconsin Historical Calendar.
SUBJECTS
Factories
Indoor photography
Men
Women
Hats
Neckties
Suits (Clothing)
Work clothes
Governors
Presidents
Automobiles

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