Morrisania Air Rights
Earl Cannon has been a member of Local 237 since 2006 and has been a shop steward for the past 5 years. Mr. Cannon enjoys being a shop steward because he likes to help resolve problems before they become BIG problems.
Hercules Cornish went to work for the Housing Authority as a caretaker J in 1952 and retired 24 years later as a stores worker. He died the year following this interview, which was conducted in June 1999.
Originally I was from Harlem, but when I came out of the service in 1945 my wife had moved to the Bronx, so I moved there, too. I went to work for the New York City Housing Authority in 1952.