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The Exalted Order of Hot Dog Fanciers at the World's Fair

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Title The Exalted Order of Hot Dog Fanciers at the World's Fair
Description This photograph was taken at the Swift & Company display at the 1939 New York World's Fair. Swift, which packaged hot dogs for sale in grocery stores, was eager to change the image of the hot dog from a casual snack to a meat product suitable for lunch or dinner.
Source Manuscripts and Archives Division
Date 1939

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format Gelatin silver print
Digital Gallery ID 1682265

Bibliographic Citation

“The Exalted Order of Hot Dog Fanciers at the World's Fair ,” Lunch Hour NYC, accessed December 13, 2017, http://exhibitions.nypl.org/lunchhour/items/show/489.

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