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Title Wendell Willkie Speaking to Douglas Aircraft Workers
Date 1941/07/23
Description Wendell Willkie (1892 -1944) addresses Douglas Aircraft workers. In 1940, Willkie was the Republican Party nominee for President, but lost the election to Franklin Roosevelt. Post election, Roosevelt found Willkie to be compatible politically with his plans and brought him aboard as an informal ambassador-at-large.
Collection Bill Beebe Collection
Photographer Beebe, Bill
Catalog Number 3.2.3173
Object Name Negative, Film
People Willkie, Wendell
Search Terms Crowd
Douglas Aircraft Company
Douglas Aircraft Company employee
Year Range from 1941
Year Range to 1941