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American Federation of Labor President George Meany announcing the joint AFL-CIO merge, 1955

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Summary:American Federation of Labor President George Meany announcing the joint AFL-CIO Unity Subcommittee's decision to merge, 1955.
Creator:Nate Fine Photography
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
Labor unions -- Mergers
Meany, George, 1894-1980
Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970
Labor leaders
American Federation of Labor
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO
  • series 1.1
  • box 10
  • folder Committees:AFL and CIO Unity Committee
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Nate Fine Photos
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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