Robert H. Jackson, Assistant Attorney General--United States, Wendell L. Willkie, Commonwealth Southern Corporation, Town Hall Debate, New Deal,
Before "Government vs. Business" Debate--New York....Robert H. Jackson , Ass't United States Attorney General, is shown on the platform chatting with Wendell L. Willkie (Right) President of the Commonwealth Southern Corporation, just before their debate over the radio from Town Hall tonight. Jackson, representing the government and Willkie, representing business debated the momentous question of cooperation to pull the nation out of the "recession."
20th Century, New York City, 1938
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January 6, 1938
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