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Upper M.C.: 1940

Upper M.C.: 1940

August 1940. "Street in Upper Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania." Medium format acetate negative by Jack Delano for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.


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What is that word?

Can someone please tell me how to say that name!! It has been bugging me for a long time and you just keep posting these picture, lol! I cant find any kind of pronunciation after a long and boring, nay, fruitless search on the google.

[Go to Google. Type this in the search box: Pronunciation of Mauch Chunk. - Dave]

I guess it was true back then

I walked to school uphill both ways. Often wondered about this.

A Boy and His Dog

The dog looks to be a perfect companion for the young lad on the sidewalk. The car driving toward us is a 1940 Ford Deluxe 4 door Sedan.

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