Item: Depression-era family at the Democratic National Convention photograph, 1936

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Record Number: 9115
Call number: V7:0636
Folder: 636
Address: Philadelphia, PA
Date of Original: June 29 1936
Original Format: Photographs › Gelatin Silver Print
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 16 by 21 cm
Inscription text: L.-R. Willie-11 yr. of age Jessie-6 Monroe-11 Mary Dodson Hitch-hiker from Texas Dem Nat Convn 1936 6/29/36
Inscription location: on verso
Image description: Photograph of Mary Dodson and her three children at the 1936 Democratic National Convention. According to the inscription, Dodson and her children hitch-hiked from Texas to the Convention in Philadelphia.