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Title: Women workers in Western Electric Co. plant, Kearny, NJ, 1928

Accession Number: 1984.187.31654
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NJ, Kearny
Date: 1928-05-16
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 16, 1928. Image of women workers at Western Electric Company plant in Kearny, NJ. Visible in image: row of women sitting and standing at machines that manufacture cables, coils of cable hang on poles at end of row. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: "31654 / 5/16/28 / 1799-12 / WECo-195 Broadway, City. / Mr. C R Avery, Room 1410 Photo at Kearny, NJ". Condition: pinholes in four corners, silvered edges, fingerprints, scratched emulsion, ink marks: "31654", scratched gloss.

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