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RECORD NUMBER   NYJA000900
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SERIES TITLE   B. Subject
BOX NUMBER   B119
FOLDER TITLE   Draft -- 1863-1917
ITEM TITLE   WWI Draft Lottery
ITEM CAPTION   U.S. Secretary of War Newton D. Baker picks the first draft number capsule from the bowl at the start of the World War I National Draft Lottery.
CATEGORY   Government & Politics
Human Interest & Lifestyle
Military
DATE PUBLISHED   1940-10-17
PHOTOGRAPHER   International News Photo
DATE TAKEN   1917-07-20
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