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[Distortograph: William Hale "Big Bill" Thompson, Mayor of Chicago]
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Inscription: Photographs with typed caption labels on mounts, recto BC: "Showing the arrangement and distribution of the // "VARIABLE CONTROLLABLE DISTORTOGRAPH [...]" and "The VARIABLE CONTROLLABLE DISTORTOGRAPH," as arranged for making [...]."
See object file for: Patent 278,402 "An Improved Means for Producing Distorted Pictures" and Patent 271.963 "Improvements in or relating to Cameras and like Optical Projection Devices"
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