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Dinner at the Salvation Army
Original Author: John Vachon
Created: March 1941
Medium: Photograph
Publisher: Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division

Dinner at the Salvation Army

Two men eat a meager dinner courtesy of the Salvation Army in Newport News, Virginia. While Virginia did not suffer the wholesale misfortune that occurred in much of the rest of the nation, the state did undergo above-normal unemployment and industrial slowdowns. Read more about this image at the Encyclopedia Virginia Blog.