Cleaning the floors at Whitney Metal Tool Company Plant

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Title

Cleaning the floors at Whitney Metal Tool Company Plant

Description

An African-American man using an industrial sweeper to clean the floors of the new Whitney Metal Tool Company Plant on Huffman Boulevard in Rockford, Illinois. The company became a subsidiary of Roper Industries in 1961.

Creator

Whitney Metal Tool Company

Date

1967-1968

Rights

Midway Village Museum

Format

jpeg

Type

Still Image

Identifier

2017.43.1102

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

10" x 8"

Citation

Whitney Metal Tool Company, “Cleaning the floors at Whitney Metal Tool Company Plant,” Midway Village Museum - Digital Collections, accessed April 12, 2021, https://midwayvillagemuseumdigitalcollections.omeka.net/items/show/4104.

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