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Skiers about to Ski Down Slope

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Description: Winter scene looking down a hill towards skiers about to ski on the Capital Mississippi Alps near La Crosse, Wisconsin. La Crosse is in the background, and...
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Pupils Learning About Thrift

Date: 1919
Description: Students are raising their arms as an instructor is discussing the merits of thrift. The instructor is pointing to chalkboard illustrations of a well groom...
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Mother and Family

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Description: A woman holds a child as she grasps the hand of a girl looking at the camera. A third girl in the foreground purses her lips. On the left, a man holds the...
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Men Looking at Map

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Description: At a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop, a group of men gather to look at a map hanging on a wall in the background. In the foreground, a seated w...
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Woman and Child

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Description: A woman is seated next to a table in a room with many metal chairs. In front of her, a boy holds a bottle of Coca Cola and looks into the camera.
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Group Gathered at Table

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Description: A group is seated on folding chairs around a table for a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. In the foreground a man holds a small dog. At the tab...
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Group Gathered at Table

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Description: A group is seated on folding chairs around a table for a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. One man is turned around and looking at the camera. O...
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Group Gathered at Table

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Description: A group is seated on folding chairs around a table for a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. On the wall behind them are a chalkboard, an American...
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Men Looking at Map

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Description: A group of men gathered around a map posed on a wall during a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. A man with a cigarette in his left hand gestures...
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Three People on Porch

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Description: Two men and one woman sit on the steps of a porch. Behind them, two doors are visible.
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Woman Wearing Glasses

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Description: View of a woman wearing glasses and white shirt and a teased hairstyle. This image comes from the papers of Dorothy Zellner, civil rights activist and SNCC...
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Men in Trailer

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Description: A group of men gathered in and around a trailer parked outdoors. Several men are seated on the edge of the trailer, and one man stands at the open back wit...
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Two Men Sitting Outdoors

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Description: Two men are seated outdoors. This image comes from the papers of Dorothy Zellner, civil rights activist and SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee...
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Man in Hat

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Description: Close-up of a man wearing a straw cowboy hat and horn-rimmed eyeglasses gazing towards the right. This image comes from the papers of Dorothy Zellner, civi...
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People on Porch

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Description: A man, a woman, and a girl are seated on a porch outside a home. The woman, who is wearing curlers in her hair, speaks and gestures. The man is smoking a c...
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Man Outdoors

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Description: A man wearing a dark shirt stands outdoors and looks towards the left. Behind him are several people gathered near automobiles and a building. There are t...
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Man in Wheelchair

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Description: A young man is seated in a wheelchair. He is in a room with a clock and a radio sitting on top of a television set. Behind him, a bulletin board with photo...
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Man with Glasses

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Description: Close-up of an African-American man wearing a suit and eyeglasses. Two women are standing behind him. This image comes from the papers of Dorothy Zellner,...
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Curtiss Aviation School

Date: 1912
Description: Photo opportunity day at the Glenn Curtiss School of Aviation on North Island in San Diego Harbor. The man in the lower left corner is thought to be Glenn...
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DDT Hearings

Date: May 14 1969
Description: Group of people seated around a large table discussing the use of DDT. From left to right facing camera: Samuel Rotrosen, President of Montrose Chemical; M...

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