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Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2016.004.026.a-g
Collection Chattanooga News-Free Press Collection
Description Photographs taken at a Hoffa rally at the Tivoli Theatre. These photos (a-g) were in a separate envelope enclosed with a typed note reading "hoffa rally 2/9/64" (note discarded). All are credited to J.B. Collins.

a) Hoffa at lectern addressing a small audience.
b) Second print from same negative, printed portrait instead of landscape.
c) Close-in view from above of the stage from house left, probably taken from upper box seats. Hoffa is at lectern. A row of unidentified men sits behind him.
d) Shot of the audience.
e) Hoffa at lectern from house right.
f) Another view of the audience.
g) Hoffa standing with an unidentified woman, shaking hands with one of two women manning a table in front of the Tivoli Theatre. The view is from the sidewalk into the Tivoli's outer lobby. The woman standing next to Hoffa is wearing a large campaign button that reads:

JOIN
D democrat
R republican
I independent
V voter
E education

These campaign buttons are also visible in 2016.004.017.b, on women at a voter registration rally with Jimmy and Mrs. Hoffa at the airport.
Date 1964
Photographer J.B. Collins
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Dimension Details
Accession number 2016.004