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Salvation Army workers preparing for the distribution of 3,000 food baskets during the Christmas holiday season. Philadelphia, PA, July 9, 1945.
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This photo shows the interior of its food distribution service and workers at the 103rd Engineer's Armory at Broad and Callowhill Streets.

Credit: Courtesy of Temple University, Urban Archives, Philadelphia, Pa.

Mobilized during the Great Depression, the Salvation Army continued during World War II to provide meals for thousands of Philadelphians. This photo shows the interior of its food distribution service at the 103rd Engineer's Armory at Broad and Callowhill Streets.

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