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Under the Hood: 1943

Under the Hood: 1943

June 1943. "Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Miss Frances Heisler, a garage attendant at one of the Atlantic Refining Company garages. She was formerly a clerk in the payroll department of Curtis Publishing." Our fourth visit to this gas station. Photo by Jack Delano for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

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Would have been very pleased

to have had her test my clutch.

For anyone with an interest, there will be an exhibit of DeLano’s railroad photographs at the Chicago History Museum, April 5, 2014 to August 10, 2015.

Gotta love a girl

Who can help rotate the tires.

A cutie

No wonder postwar America had a baby boom!

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