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Title Telephone operators, Mothers Day 1939
Accession number 5-35 wfchs
Collection Elaine Walker Hall Collection
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Operators of the Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company at office Mother's Day party in 1939. Persons "identified" by diagram as
Left to right:
Front row (on floor): Alice Russell Fansler, Virginia Grove Naddeo, Elizabeth Wood Grim, Pauline Grant Green, Margaret Lewis Croushorne;
Second row (seated): Mrs. Russell, Mrs. Fugitt, Mrs. Grove, Mrs. Bywaters, Mrs. [Maggie Baker] Wood, Nellie Spaid Brill, Mrs. Grant, Mrs. Adams;
Third and fourth rows (somewhat jumbled): Louisa Pingley, Ruth Hart, Gertrude Patton, Ella Louise Kremer Patton, Virginia Bywaters Kremer, Elizabeth Larew, Virginia Wood [Small], Jessie Lupton, Glenna Paulette, Hazel Brill Nelson, Elmadine ["Deena"] Grimm Childs, Mrs. Lewis, Jane Fugitt Morrison, Mrs. Jimmy Shifflett, Marie Anderson, Effie Ashby Streit, Catherine Ashby Scheder, Mrs. Henshall. See also 5-31, 5-32, 5-33 wfchs.
Filed under "Telephone Operators/Mothers (1939)".
Photographer Unknown (possibly Jolliffe, Laurence?)
Date 1939
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1939
People Fansler, Alice Russell
Naddeo, Virginia
Naddeo, Virginia Grove
Grim, Elizabeth Wood
Grant, Pauline
Green, Pauline Grant
Lewis, Margaret
Croushorne, Margaret Lewis
Russell, Mrs.
Fugitt, Mrs.
Grove, Mrs.
Bywaters, Mrs.
Wood, Margaret Baker
Brill, Nellie Spaid
Grant, Mrs.
Adams, Mrs.
Pingley, Louisa
Hart, Ruth
Patton, Gertrude
Patton, Ella Louise
Patton, Ella Louise Kremer
Kremer, Virginia
Kremer, Virginia Bywaters
Larew, Elizabeth
Wood, Virginia
Lupton, Jessie
Paulette, Glenna
Nelson, Hazel Brill
Childs, Elmadine Grimm
Lewis, Mrs.
Fugitt, Jane
Morrison, Jane Fugitt
Shifflett, Jimmy, Mrs.
Anderson, Marie
Streit, Effie Ashby
Scheder, Catherine Ashby
Henshall, Mrs.
Search Terms women
employees
telephone company
telephone operators
1930s
20th century
Winchester history
Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company
Mother's Day