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Letter carriers in their uniforms on their day off parading through the streets of St. Louis to raise public awareness of their campaign for higher pay, Sunday, March 19, 1970

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umd:685369
umd:685370

Summary:More than 2,000 letter carriers put on their uniforms on their day off to parade through the streets of St. Louis in order to make the public aware of their campaign for a higher level of postal pay, Sunday, March 19.
Creator:Merg, Bob
Provider:AFL-CIO
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Missouri
Place of origin – Settlement:St. Louis
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
1970-03-19
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Missouri
Geographical subject – Settlement:St. Louis
Topical subjects:Demonstrations
Letter carriers
Labor unions
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Still Images. George Meany Memorial Archives
  • series 1: Subject Files, 1890-1995
  • subseries Photographs, 1890-1993
  • box 38
  • folder 19: International Unions, Letter Carriers
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:Merg, Bob
Collection:Digital Collections
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