Image ID
HB-07282-H
Headline
Female employee chatting with sailors at Crane Company cafeteria
Date Depicted
February 4, 1943
Date Created
February 4, 1943
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
HB-07282-H, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
2349
Max Pixels - Width
3000
KEYWORDS
Chicago (Ill.)
built environment
people
architecture
Crane Company
armed forces
sailors
soldiers
factories & plants
manufacturing
patriotism
WWII
World War, 1939-1945
military personnel
Army-Navy E Award
Army-Navy Production Award
United States. Army
United States. Navy
workers
flirting
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
cafeterias
hb07282h
female employee chatting with sailors at crane company cafeteria

A female employee tries on a sailor's hat while conversing with several United States Naval officers during lunch at the Crane Company plant cafeteria in Chicago, Illinois, February 4, 1943. Military personnel visited the factory during the ceremony celebrating Crane Company's Army-Navy E Award, which honored excellence in the production of military equipment during the Second World War. Photographed for Crane Company.

A female employee tries on a sailor's hat while conversing with several United States Naval officers during lunch at the Crane Company plant cafeteria in Chicago, Illinois, February 4, 1943. Military personnel visited the factory during the ceremony celebrating Crane Company's Army-Navy E Award, which honored excellence in the production of military equipment during the Second World War. Photographed for Crane Company.