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How to Use the Images


Inquiry Question

Historical Context



Photos 1 & 2
Photo 4
Photo 5
Photos 6, 7, 8


Table of

Visual Evidence

Photo 3: The Big Duck, Suffolk County, New York.
[Graphic] Photo 3 with link to higher quality photo.
(Photo courtesy of Beth Savage)

Questions for Photo 3

1. Why is this building an example of literalism in advertising?

2. Do you think the building's design enticed people to purchase poultry here? Why or why not?

3. Do you think the Big Duck should continue to be preserved? Why or why not?

* The photo on this screen have a resolution of 72 dots per inch (dpi), and therefore will print poorly. You can obtain a high quality version of Photo 3 but be aware that each file will take as much as 30 seconds to load with a 28.8K modem.




Comments or Questions

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