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Title: Women Operators at Switchboard, 24 Walker Street, New York City, 1927

Accession Number: 1984.187.28755
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1927-06-01
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on June 1, 1927. Image of women operators at switchboard at 24 Walker Street, New York City. Visible in image: profile view of women at switchboard wearing headsets, supervisors stand behind the operators, switchboards "103" to "107" visible, good example of 1920s fashion. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: "28755 / 1678-17 / 5/1/27 / A T & T Co-395 Broadway, City / Mr. Nichols, Room 1303 Photo of operators at switchboard at / 24 Walker, St, City."

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