Labor Day: Salute the Working Men and Women of Kingsport

The previous Kingsporters at Work post was pretty popular so here are some more images of Kingsporters at work in celebration of Labor Day. Salute the working men and women of Kingsport, past and present!

 	Staff members of the United Nations Restaurant. The Restaurant was located at 209 E. New Street and managed by Miss Lucia E. Klein., 1945. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Staff members of the United Nations Restaurant. The restaurant was located at 209 E. New Street and managed by Miss Lucia E. Klein., 1945. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.

A group of women packaging books at Kingsport Press, 1946. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
A group of women packaging books at Kingsport Press, 1946. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Mason & Dixon Garage, 1946. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Mason & Dixon Garage, 1946. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Kingsport Camera Shop, 1950. Photo by David Peirce.
Kingsport Camera Shop, 1950. Photo by David Peirce.
Staff at the Holston Valley Community Hospital, 1953. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Staff at the Holston Valley Community Hospital, 1953. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Employees of the Little Store Bakery, 1960. Photo by David Peirce.
Employees of the Little Store Bakery, 1960. Photo by David Peirce.
 	Women working in the laundry facilities at Holston Valley Community Hospital, 1965. Photo by David Peirce.
Women working in the laundry facilities at Holston Valley Community Hospital, 1965. Photo by David Peirce.
Switchboard operators for the Inter-Mountain Telephone Company, 1973. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
Switchboard operators for the Inter-Mountain Telephone Company, 1973. Photo by Thomas McNeer, Jr.
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The Kingsport Fire Department at work. The firefighters had to pass the hose through the windows of a car that was illegally parked, undated.

*None of the people in the photos from this post or the previous post are identified. If you can identify anyone in the photo please contact the archives. *

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