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Description:This historical photograph is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) of the CDC. The image is of men working in a Milan, Michigan foundry after it was cleaned and painted. Compare this photo with PHIL # [no. 561] of the foundry before cleaning and painting.
The NIOSH Historic Photo Collection began as the “picture file” of the Industrial Hygiene Division of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS), c. 1930-1960. It is a unique collection of mid-20th Century images of American workers and workplaces and documents occupational safety and health research of that era. The collection consists of approximately 1,000 original photographs and schematic drawings.
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Content Providers(s):Barbara Jenkins, NIOSH, CDC
Creation Date:1950
Photo Credit:Unknown
Links:CDC – National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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Copyright Restrictions:None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions. As a matter of courtesy we request that the content provider be credited and notified in any public or private usage of this image.