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Photo of the Day – 01/26/17 (“I Gave My Eyes”, 1932)

Daily Photo — “I Gave My Eyes, 1932”

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“World War veteran, Bonus Expeditionary Force.” Scene from the “Bonus March” on Washington, when thousands of veterans converged on the capital in 1932 to demand cash redemption of their WWI service certificates, a bonus that wasn’t supposed to be paid until 1945. Harris & Ewing glass negative. 

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Posted by on January 26, 2017 in Daily Photo


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