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Billboard, FDR reelection (Ben Shahn illustration), 1944

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Type: StillImage
Title: Billboard, FDR reelection (Ben Shahn illustration), 1944
Date: 1944 Oct. 6
Description: Local identification number: L1974-15-53

Billboard promoting the reelection of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1944. Sponsored by the Georgia State CIO's Political Action Committee, it stood at 255 Luckie Street Atlanta, Georgia. With the slogan "For Full Employment after the War, Vote Roosevelt Truman," the billboard reproduces the image "Our Friend" by artist Ben Shahn, including soldier, child, and multi-ethnic crowd.

Subjects: Presidential elections--1944 | Labor unions--United States | Billboards | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Online Publisher: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Original Material: AFL-CIO Region 8 records, Southern Labor Archives
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L1974-15-53, AFL-CIO Region 8 records, Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Persistent Link to Item: http://digitalcollections.library.gsu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/labor/id/1104

Related Institutions: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Information: Southern Labor Archives