WORLD WAR II
Draftees' Train Arrives

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Record 715/959
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Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of a group of citizens waiting for draftees from Neenah & Menasha, Wisconsin, to arrive and then pick up the Oshkosh men at the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
Event World War II
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Gelatin print of a group of citizens waiting for draftees from Neenah, Wisconsin, to arrive the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

A group of citizens waits for the train to arrive with young men from Neenah and Menasha, Wisconsin, as well as to pick up young men from the Oshkosh area on there way to boot camp.

The photo was taken at the Oshkosh depot on Broad St., Tuesday, October 13,1942, about 8: 00 am.

Same as image P2005.24.52
Object ID p2005.24.51
Object Name Print, Photographic
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 5" x 7"
Subjects World War II
Homefront
Group Photographs
Draft
Chicago and Northwestern Railroad
Title Draftees' Train Arrives
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