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Richard Nixon Examines the Hiss Microfilm "found" in a Pumpkin
  • United States
  • Richard Nixon Examines the Hiss Microfilm "found" in a Pumpkin, mid 1900s
  • published in Esquire magazine, November 1975
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.1 x 19.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/2 x 7 5/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 16 1/4 x 32 1/4 x 3/4 in 1980.0504–1980.0506 framed together
    Weight: 5 lbs
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0505
Description

Black-and-white image of a male figure holding a piece of microfilm (identified as Richard Nixon). The man has a puzzled expression on his face. There is a framed photograph of people at a long dining table on the wall in the top right corner.