Black and white photo of Firestone employees and officials at Gastonia plant.
Harvey Firestone presents Lee R. Jackson with an award on Jackson’s 40th anniversary with the company.
People: Workers and bosses. from Betty Little
Black and white photo of Firestone Plant Guard Ralph Carson.
Firestone promotional material from 1952. View on front cover is of Camp Firestone from the shore of Lake James near Nebo, NC. The cabin on the right was for supervisors family. Large structure in the center was the recreational building. Rows of other cabins at top of hill.
Black and white photo of Firestone Executives touring the textile mill during 20th anniversary celebration of Firestone Textiles operation. Attached flysheet:: “During the anniversary program marking completion of Firestone Textiles’ 20 years of operation in Gastonia, Company officials were on hand to tour the local plant, and greet members of the Firestone organization. Shown during a tour on May 5, are Harold Mercer, General manager of Firestone Textiles; and J. E. Trainer, Executive Vice President of The Firestone Tire & rubber company, as they greeted Faye Oakes, an employee. Mr. Trainer was principal speaker at a banquet Thursday night, honoring 100 employees who have completed a total of 2,00 years of service to Firestone Textiles.”
Black and white photo of mill machinery
Photo of large display detailing recent safety record of ill
Black and white photo of 3 women sitting at a table assembling first aid kits. Reverse: Jun 14, 1955 / block stamp filled out / 24 1/2