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The crowd watches a contestant in the Wool Clothing Contest

The crowd watches a contestant in the Wool Clothing Contest

Photographer / Artist: Kenneth Carlisle Marthey (born 1917 Highland Park, Michigan)

Photographer / Artist: MARTHEY PHOTO

Department: Photo Archives
Date: 1952
Medium: gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of the New Mexico State Fair, Charlie Frelund
Object number: PA1999.005.039
DescriptionThe audience watches a contestant cross the stage in the Wool Clothing Contest at the New Mexico State Fair. The audience is sitting in wooden chairs and the contestant walks across a stage in front of a large banner that reads "Make it yourself with wool dress revuew and 4-H state finals". There is a woman standing at a podium to the left of the photo speaking into a microphone.
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