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Joseph McCarthy

Joseph McCarthy | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Senator Joseph R. McCarthy speaking.
Senator Joseph R. McCarthy speaking.
Image ID:8006
Creation Date:April 08 1951
Creator Name:Unknown
Collection Name:Joseph McCarthy photographs and ephemera, circa 1947-1957
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6022.1
Original Dimensions:8 x 5 inches
Although unidentified, the photograph probably documents an appearance in Fort Atkinson as the image was donated by the Hoard Museum located in that city. At Fort Atkinson, McCarthy charged that a "close relative" of an editor of the Milwaukee Journal and two members of the paper's staff had contributed funds to the Alger Hiss defense fund.
Public speaking
Indoor photography
Suits (Clothing)

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