[Photograph of Telephone Operators]

Description:

Telephone operators taking time out for a celebration. Calendar behind them reads "April 1954". Woman seated second to right appears to be holding some sort of phone equipment. Seated from left to right: Anita Winkel, Doris Kolmeier, Dorothy Besier, Julia Helmers, Irene Ketron Eckhardt, Ruby Schumann Reeh.
Standing left to right: Mildred Nixon, Gladys Juenke, Elizabeth Weber, Dorothy Wehmeyer Weinheimer, Frances Moellendorf Stevens, Minnie Simon, Margaret Eckhardt, Mildred Kordzik Grona, Vernell Usener Ellebracht, Meta Pohler, Gertrude Fritz, Olivia Bernhard Lott.

Written in the bottom right corner of the photograph is the year "1954." Stamped on the back is "The Radio Post, Fredericksburg, Texas" and the Kilman Studio's address.

Creator(s): Kilman Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gillespie County
Creation Date: April 1954
Partner(s):
Gillespie County Historical Society
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
Usage:
Total Uses: 49
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Kilman Studio

Kilman Studio, 105 N. Adams, Fredericksburg, Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: April 1954
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gillespie County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
April 1954
Description:

Telephone operators taking time out for a celebration. Calendar behind them reads "April 1954". Woman seated second to right appears to be holding some sort of phone equipment. Seated from left to right: Anita Winkel, Doris Kolmeier, Dorothy Besier, Julia Helmers, Irene Ketron Eckhardt, Ruby Schumann Reeh.
Standing left to right: Mildred Nixon, Gladys Juenke, Elizabeth Weber, Dorothy Wehmeyer Weinheimer, Frances Moellendorf Stevens, Minnie Simon, Margaret Eckhardt, Mildred Kordzik Grona, Vernell Usener Ellebracht, Meta Pohler, Gertrude Fritz, Olivia Bernhard Lott.

Written in the bottom right corner of the photograph is the year "1954." Stamped on the back is "The Radio Post, Fredericksburg, Texas" and the Kilman Studio's address.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 5 x 7 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): telephone operators
Partner:
Gillespie County Historical Society
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GCHS_19XX-739-048
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth166379
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image