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Title: Man at Wire Spooling Machine, Western Electric Co., Kearny, NJ, 1928

Accession Number: 1984.187.31770
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NJ, Kearny
Date: 1928-05-26
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 26, 1928. Image of man at wire spooling machine at Western Electric Co.'s Kearny, NJ plant. Visible in image: man standing in front of machine spooling wire, spools of wire stacked up around him. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: "31770 5/26/28 / 1804-8 / WECo-110 Central Ave / Kearny, NJ / Mr. Robert Nevitt, Dept. 91 Photo at Kearny, NJ".

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