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Touching Hands | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Touching Hands

Touching Hands | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Governor Warren P. Knowles reaches up to touch the hand of a girl at the Lincoln Memorial on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The girl seated, center, is Mary Wells and her brother Eric Wells is seated above her. Tammy Todd (top left bending over to touch Gov. hand, and Tina Wells seated on left.
DESCRIPTION
Governor Warren P. Knowles reaches up to touch the hand of a girl at the Lincoln Memorial on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The girl seated, center, is Mary Wells and her brother Eric Wells is seated above her. Tammy Todd (top left bending over to touch Gov. hand, and Tina Wells seated on left.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:25346
Creation Date:circa 1964
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Wisconsin. Governor (1965-1971 : Knowles) : Publicity photographs and editorial cartoons, 1965-1970
Genre:Photograph
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Unveiled in 1909, the Lincoln Statue was created by sculptor Adolf Weinman of Hodgenville, Kentucky, Lincoln's birthplace. Thomas Brittingham gifted this statue to the University.
SUBJECTS
University of Wisconsin
Sculpture
Cities and towns
Monuments
African Americans
Children and adults
Outdoor photography
Governors
Politicians
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
Automobiles

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