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1952 Car Parked Outside Standard Oil Company First Aid Building

Citation

“1952 Car Parked Outside Standard Oil Company First Aid Building,” Madison Historical, accessed May 8, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/1559.

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Description

This is a black and white photograph of a white building with painted first aid symbolic crosses. A car is parked at the front of the building. The image was presumably taken during the 1952 Standard Oil at Wood River strike.

Subjects

  • industry
  • culture
  • Wood River
  • refineries
  • Standard Oil Refinery

Date

1952

Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Black and white postcard
  • jpg

Coverage

  • Wood River, Illinois
  • 1950s

Identifier

  • WRM-P-0146
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