Photo Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2014.017.007
Description Publicity photo for the Lilly Physicians Tour Group, April 27, 1960 at Lovell Field. Airplane is a DC-6.

Colonel Eli Lilly was originally from Maryland but fought for the Union Army and was later in the Second Battle of Chattanooga and the Battle of Chickamauga. He resumed his pharmacy business after the Civil War. Eli Lilly and Company was founded in 1876 by Eli Lilly who was a pharmaceutical chemist and veteran of the American Civil War. He died in 1898. Eli Lilly and Company is still an American global pharmaceutical company with headquarters located in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Date 1960
Accession number 2014.017