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Title
Charles Holme, Jr. (Sebastopol Cold Storage Co. manager,) pushing Art B. Sexton in a wheel barrow down Sebastopol Main Street--paying off an election bet during the Presidential election of 1940, Franklin D. Roosevelt vs Wendell Willkie
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Contributing Institution
Sonoma County Library
Collection
Western Sonoma County Historical Society Collection
Rights Information
Neither the Western Sonoma County Historical Society nor the Sonoma County Library make any assertions as to ownership of any original copyrights to digitized images and can claim only physical ownership of the image(s) described in this records. However, these images are intended for Personal or Research use only. Any other kind of use, including, but not limited to commercial or scholarly publication in any medium or format, public exhibition, or use online or in a web site, may be subject to additional restrictions including but not limited to the copyrights held by parties other than the Library. USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for determining the existence of such rights and for obtaining any permissions and/or paying associated fees necessary for the proposed use. Preferred credit line is: Courtesy, the Western Sonoma County Historical Society. Please contact the Society regarding additional reproduction and reuse information at: https://wschs.org/contact-us
Description
Photo--black and white: Charles Holme, Jr. (Sebastopol Cold Storage Co. manager,) pushing Art B. Sexton in a wheel barrow down Sebastopol Main Street- paying off an election bet--Presidential election of 1940 Franklin D. Roosevelt vs Wendell Willkie. Holme is wearing a "Willkie for President" button on his lapel and on his back is pinned a sign reading "This guy voted for Wendell Willkie." Art Sexton of the Gold Ridge sub-division puffs on a cigar and beats a drum calling attention to his victory. Unidentified woman in street by car with a small megaphone.
Type
Image
Format
black-and-white photographs
Identifier
1b7a6779-3c90-4277-80d0-5fbac942a45f
https://digital.sonomalibrary.org/documents/detail/258126
https://images.quartexcollections.com/sonomalibrary/thumbnails/preview/1b7a6779-3c90-4277-80d0-5fbac942a45f
casebwsc_pho_002833
Subject
Business and Industry
Holmes, Charles, Jr
Sexton, Arthur B
1940-1949
United States
California
Sonoma
Sebastopol
South Main Street
Place
South Main Street, Sebastopol, California
Relation
Western Sonoma County Historical Society Collection

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