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Identifier: P0162

Title: General Cable Company Army-Navy 'E' Award Presentation Album: World War II

Description: The Army-Navy 'E' Award Presentation Album commemorates the presentation of an "E" award to the employees of the General Cable Corporation, St. Louis Plant, on June 7, 1945 for war production achievements. This album belonged to a company employee, George Harkness. It contains 23 pages with 37 photographs of the ceremony, copies of typed letters, programs, and other mementos of presentation of award. (Formerly called photograph album 61). Subjects include: Chase Hotel; Jane Deering; Bertha Belmore; William Lynn; Major General H.C. Ingles, Rear Admiral H.G. Taylor; Dwight R.G. Palmer; Jeannette Palmer; Municipal Opera; Muni; Muny; Walter Smith; executives; company cafeteria interior; fancy dinner; J.R. MacDonald; African-Americans; refreshment stands; Mayor A.P. Kaufmann; singer Helen Jepson; Harvey E. Larsen; A.M. Hagen; Joseph Keiper; very large assembly tent; aerial view of plant.

Rights: UND

Place:

Dates: 1945

Type(s): Collection

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: World War, 1939-1945
Army-Navy "E" Award

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