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1943 Photo of Sioux City’s North Junior’s Jeep Purchases

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images, Old News Articles

This April 02, 1943, photo highlighted Sioux City’s North Junior School’s purchase of not one, but two jeeps as part of the “buy a jeep” bond campaign. They were the first school to buy one (and the first to buy two) jeeps. The Secretary of the United States Treasury presented the school with an award for its efforts.

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April 02, 1943, Sioux City Journal

 

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