Scrap Drive

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Record 741/959
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
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Collection Getchel
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of a scrap metal drive in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, during World War II.
Event World War II
Medium Photographic Paper
Neg # 11674
Notes Gelatin print of a scrap metal drive during World War II. Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

A unidentified young girl add to the scrap metal pile in front of the Oshkosh Theater on Main Street. Children who brought in scrap metal were given a free ticket to the movies from the Oshkosh Theater. The photograph was dated October 25, 1942.
Object ID p2005.24.78
Object Name Print, Photographic
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 5" x 7"
Subjects World War II
Group Photographs
Scrap drives
Oshkosh Theater
Title Scrap Drive
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