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G. Fox & Co. Employees
1917-1961
Photographer:Photographed by Unknown
Photography; gelatin silver prints on paper
Primary Dimensions (height x width): 7 1/2 x 14in. (19.1 x 35.6cm) and smaller
Credit Line: Gift of the children of Richard and Georgette Koopman
Description: Group of photographs show G. Fox & Co. employees in various different locations. 2007.45.33 shows two women, Beatrice Fox Auerbach and Alicia [?], standing and looking to the right. 2007.45.34 shows employees seated at desks while men and women stand waiting in a line. There is a sign by the line of people that reads, "Inquire here / G. FOX & COMPANY" 2007.45.35 shows a line of men and women standing in a parking lot. At the far right is Richard Koopman, wearing a suit and eyeglasses and holding a hat behind his back. Some of the men are dressed in uniforms with hats that read, "PRATT & LAMBER[T?] / PAINT and VARNISH" 2007.45.36 shows a group of men and women seated on bleachers. In the front row are men in uniforms holding instruments. Several employees hold "G. FOX & CO." pennants and others hold American flags. In the foreground is a large drum that reads, "GOVERNOR'S FOOT GUARD / HARTFORD, CONN."
Inscription: 2007.45.33 handwritten on verso in pencil, "Jan 19, 1961 / at Alicia's [?] 50th / anniversary retired / head of cleaning / in store" 2007.45.34 handwritten on attached paper in pencil, "Mrs Auerbach: / Mr Atkins asked / me to be sure that you receive / this picture / P. H Stent [?]" 2007.45.36 handwritten on recto in white ink, "Dudley / Photo" and "ANNUAL OUTING G. FOX & Co. EMPLOYEES / RIVERSIDE GROVE JULY 27th 1917"
Object Number: 2007.45.33-.36
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