New York World's Fair (1939—1940) :
Title:
Swift's Bacon Department
Date:
10/24/1939
Description:
Swift's Bacon Department at the NY World's Fair 1939-1940. There is a type of assembly line shown in the photo of predominantly female workers cutting and processing bacon. In the back left a male employee speaks to one of the female employees. All employees are in uniform with the Swift emblem on their hats. The emblem on the wall's left corner says "Swift's Premium Bacon".
Place:
Flushing, Queens, NY
Event:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940)
Photographer:
Wade, Elton H. L.
Object Name:
Negative, Sheet Film
Object ID:
2009.1.257
Other #:
682
Film Size:
3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Copyright:
Franklin Township Public Library
Collection:
Elton H. L. Wade Photograph Collection
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