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Election Night, Times Square
  • Donald Freeman
    1908–1978
    born: San Diego, California, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Election Night, Times Square, 1934
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 376 x 578 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 273 x 354 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 22 3/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/4 x 13 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0247
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Celebration scene after Roosevelt won the presidency. A banner in front reads "Vote for...D Roosevelt." As cameras roll and lights flash, the crowd surges forward as policemen attempt to restrain the crowd.