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Carrie Buck's last photograph, still image with audio

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This final picture of Carrie Buck was taken approximately three weeks before she died. She is shown here as Mary in the Christmas pageant at the nursing home where she lived. (DNAi location: Chronicle > Trial of Carrie Buck > Epllogue)
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carrie buck,christmas pageant,eugenics,sterilization,nursing home,photograph,christmas
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