Teamsters Local 237

Celebrate National Peace Officers Week 2017

The Hospital Police Department will be hosting several events in celebration of National Peace Officers Week. Click on the events below for details.

Kings County Hospital, May 15-19
Lincoln Medical Center, May 17, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Harlem Awards Ceremony , May 17, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Oral History Project

Hercules Cornish: Caretaker J Stores Man

Herclules CornishHercules 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.

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