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Delegates of the 1955 Unity Convention where the AFL and the CIO merged to form the AFL-CIO

195520.7 x 25.5 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

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Summary:Members of the AFL and the CIO gathered together at the 1955 Unity Convention where the two separate groups merged into one to form the AFL-CIO.
Provider:AFL-CIO
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects: AFL-CIO. Constitutional Convention
Labor unions
Meetings
Crowds
ArchivesUM location:RG96-001. Photographic Prints
  • series 1.1
  • box 19
  • folder 19/1-Conventions: AFL-CIO-merger, 1955
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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