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Woman Buying War Bond from Santa Claus

Woman Buying War Bond from Santa Claus | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
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 main floor. Santa Claus is really Fred Claus who lives above the St. Nicholas Cafe, 120 West Main Street.
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 main floor. Santa Claus is really Fred Claus who lives above the St. Nicholas Cafe, 120 West Main Street.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:27815
Creation Date:December 16 1944
Creator Name:Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives-
Genre:Photograph
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
One of four images. Published in "Wisconsin State Journal" on Dec. 17, 1944.
SUBJECTS
Clothing and dress
Costume
Christmas
Santa Claus
War work
World War, 1939-1945
Beards
Indoor photography
Men
Moustache
Women
Patriotism
Department stores
Dresses

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