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Albumen print mounted on card (Carte de Visite)
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Front: blue with white lettering; back: L. J. Imber CO
Americans for Democratic Action (ADA), formed in 1947, is an American political organization advocating liberal policies. ADA works for social and economic justice through lobbying, grassroots organizing, research and supporting progressive candidates.
Gift of Sheila Charney
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