Greenville's new policewomen

Greenville's new policewomen
Eleanor Hagans and Lawrence Jackson stand in the office of Police chief S. G. Gibbs after becoming Greenville's newest policewomen. They will assist with traffic crossings at schools. Date from negative sleeve.
January 18, 1955
Original Format
12cm x 10cm
Local Identifier
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Copyright held by Joyner Library. Permission to reuse this work is granted for all non-commercial purposes.
Materials on this site may include offensive content. Public access is provided to these resources to preserve the historical record. Items on this site do not represent the opinions, values, or beliefs of Joyner Library.

Contact Digital Collections

If you know something about this item or would like to request additional information, click here.


Roger Kammerer Feb 21 2014

This photo, taken on the morning of Jan. 17, 1955 before they were sworn in to serve as special officers for traffic crossings. (L-R)Mrs. Eleanor Hagans and Mrs. Lawrence Jackson.

Bill Hunnings Mar 11 2010

Mrs. Jackson was the traffic officer for the school crossing at the corner of Dickerson Avenue and Manhattan Avenue which served the students of West Greenville Elementary. She was a special lady.

Comment on This Item

Complete the fields below to post a public comment about the material featured on this page. The email address you submit will not be displayed and would only be used to contact you with additional questions or comments.

Comment Policy