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Accession Number 2015.007
Catalog Number 2015.007.001
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photograph of Ohio Governor John Bricker signing the "Milk Bill" in the Statehouse governor's office in 1941. The bill regulated the marketing of milk and cream.

The photograph is auto-signed "Sincerely, John Bricker".
Date 1941
Collection John Bricker Collection
Caption Ohio Governor John Bricker signing the "Milk Bill"
Notes The photograph was published in the May 31, 1941 edition of "The Ohio Farmer," and page seven (showing the image) and eight are in the collections file. An article about the bill notes that June is "Dairy Month," and that "record milk production combined with the current program for improving health standards as a defense measure offers an unusual opportunity for increasing consumption."
Provenance This photograph was found in the museum storage area of the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Print size 8" x 10"
People Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986
Subjects Bills (Legislation)
Governors
Milk
Milk industry
Search Terms American flag
Desk