Happy International Tug-of-War Day! Today’s holiday brings the reigning September 1919 Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, South Philadelphia Works company picnic tug-of-war championship team, as reported by the Westinghouse publication, Machine News. The wee one in front may look little, but I hear he’s mighty.
This photograph comes from the Hagley Library’s Westinghouse Electric Corporation Steam Division photographs collection (Accession 1969.170). To view more items from this collection online in our Digital Archives, click here.