5th Liberty (Victory) Loan drive. A huge adding machine shows Detroit's contribution towards purchase of Liberty Bonds
Detroit Michigan USA Date:1919, April Duration:1 min 3 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Postwar 5th Liberty (Victory) Loan drive in United States. Large crowd gathered. A huge facsimile Burroughs adding machine displaying Detroit's contributions towards postwar sale of Liberty Bonds during the 5th annual drive. It shows Detroit's goal (duty) as $55,494,413; Detroit's sales to April 22, 1919, as: $25,410,300, and the balance as Oversubscribed, with total sales from the drive reaching $ 68,688,800. An Army officer (without headgear) addresses a large gathering as he stands on a makeshift platform.
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