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Title Telephone operators Christmas party, c1940
Accession number 5-40 wfchs
Collection Elaine Walker Hall Collection
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Operators and other employees of the Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company at office Christmas party before 1941. Date estimated as c. 1940. Filed under "Telephone Operators Christmas Party, before 1941".

Left to right:
Front row (seated): Hazel Brill Nelson, Julia Forney, Louise Pingley;
Second row (standing): Glenna Paulette, Jeannette W. Thompson, Gertrude Patton, Kathaleen Cather, Pauline Grant Green, Ella Louise [Kremer] Patton, Una Bursey (in top hat);
Third row (behind others): Jane Morrison, Marie Adams, Dorothy Robinson, K. North (hidden);
Back row (standing on chairs?): Betty North, Suzanne Pingley.
Photographer Scheder, George J.
Date c. 1940
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1940
People Nelson, Hazel Brill
Grim, Elizabeth Wood
Paulette, Glenna
Patton, Gertrude
Patton, Ella Louise
North, K.
Grant, Pauline
Green, Pauline Grant
Forney, Julia
Pingley, Louisa
Pingley, Suzanne
Thompson, Jeannette W.
Morrison, Jane
North, Betty
Adams, Marie
Cather, Kathaleen
Robinson, Dorothy
Bursey, Una
Search Terms women
telephone company
telephone operators
20th century
Winchester history
Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Company
Christmas trees
Christmas Party