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Cecilia Butler, former night club singer and dancer now employed as a reamer in the Small Arms Ltd. section of the John Inglis Company munitions plant. 

Date(s)

Dec. 1943

Place

Toronto, Ont.

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Negative Film B/W - cellulose nitrate
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
NIL
Item no. (creator)
WRM 4036
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
200903458
90: Open
Other accession no.
1971-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: National Film Board of Canada. Photothèque / Library and Archives Canada / e000761869
Restrictions on use: NIL
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: Unknown.

Additional information

Series title
WRM

Signatures and inscriptions
"War Workers With Interesting pre War Jobs -- December 1943. Negro girl, Cecilia Butler of Lucan, Ont. working on reamer at Small Arms. Negro girl workers are highly regarded in majority of munitions plants, display exceptional attitude for work of precision nature. Cecilia was former night club singer and dancer."

Subject heading

WAR WORKERS - WOMEN - BLACKS.

Government

Other system control no.

3197070