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1952 Five Men Laughing Outside of Building During Standard Oil Company Strike

Citation

“1952 Five Men Laughing Outside of Building During Standard Oil Company Strike ,” Madison Historical, accessed May 8, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/1563.

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Description

This is a black and white photograph of five men standing in a group talking and laughing next to a brick warehouse building and car during the 1952 Standard Oil at Wood River strike. The image dimensions are 4.5x2.75,"

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-0150
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