Veterans honored

Veterans honored
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Title: Veterans honored

Caption: "Veterans honored--Long-term employees of Namm's were honored yesterday at the annual election of the Adolph Legion held at the store. Photo shows, left to right, Maj. Benjamin H. Namm presenting watch to Gussie Phillips, who has been with the company 50 years; James McManus, new president of the Legion; Frances Gillespie, retiring president, and John Bantell, another 50-year employee, receiving watch from E. A. Baum, president of the board." A. I. Namm & Son department store was located on Fulton Street in Downtown Brooklyn.

Date: 1945
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn eagle.
More Details: Date stamped on verso: Nov. 17, 1945; on caption: "Eagle staff photo."
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Department Stores
Subject: Department stores
Retail trade
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.
ID: DEPT 0113