Michelle Smithmyer of Altoona submitted this photo of the Pennsylvania Railroad tool and scale departments receiving an award for their 12-year safety record. The photo was taken in the 1940s.
Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be included. Photos must be 30 years old or older and should be sent to Yesteryear, Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603, or delivered to the Editorial Department.