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The Porter Click Family, no. 6 - San Antonio Workers, Coast, and Ft. Sam

Carla Click

Silent | 1940s

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  •  Martha Phipps Click with Harry and Bobby Dunno 
  •  Amelia Adeline “Millie” Click Dunno 
  •  Isabelle on swingset 
  •  Swift Meatpacking Plant 
  •  Women workers from Swift plant where Millie worked 
  •  Millie dancing 
  •  Sidney Marvin Click and Margaret Click in Padre Island 
  •  Clifford Packham 
  •  Isabel, Bobby, Harry, woman in full piece is Nonnie, who was previously carrying Margaret into water 
  •  Margaret running, Nonnie cartwheeling 
  •  Nonnie Belle and Margaret 
  •  Harry Dunno in brown hat 
  •  Bobby and Harry Dunno, Jr. barefoot with an older Child 
  •  Millie and Uncle Bob 
  •  Harry Dunno, Sr. 
 
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This home movie from the Click family captures scenes of workers in San Antonio in factories and warehouses, driving trucks, taking smoke breaks, and making sausage. Most scenes are of Swift Meatpack Plant where Amelia “Millie” Click Dunno worked in the 1940s. Women workers are included in these scenes, likely due to wartime labor shortage. Scenes from the coast and at Fort Sam Houston are followed by the Click family at home in their yard.