Civil Defence Control Center

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Record 880/959
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Collection Getchel
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of the Civil Defence Control Center, September 1942.
Year Range from 1942
Event World War II
Year range to 1942
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Image of the Civil Defence Control Center during the first "Blackout" held in Oshkosh in September 1942. Men are seen sitting araound a large table with telephones with a map of Oshkosh on the wall.
Object ID P2005.24.222
Object Name Print, Photographic
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size 5" x 7"
Subjects World War II
Civil defense
Control rooms
Air raid drills
Title Civil Defence Control Center
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