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National Hospital Union holding "Health Care For All" flags on Solidarity Day, Washington, DC, September 19, 1981

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Summary:Men and women protesting on Solidarity Day. They are all waving and holding flags that say "Solidarity Day, National Hospital Union, Health Care For All". The Solidarity March occurred on September 19, 1981 and was a protest against President Reagan's union-busting policies. Hundreds of thousands of union members participated in the Solidarity Day march.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Washington (D.C.)
Temporal subject: 1981-1990
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Washington (D.C.)
Topical subjects: AFL-CIO
Labor
Protest movements
Labor Unions
Labor union members
Union busting
Reagan, Ronald
Solidarity
Marching
Labor--United States--History
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Still Images. Photographic Prints
  • series 1: Subject Files
  • subseries 3: Photographs 1975-1995
  • box 6
  • folder 4: Solidarity Days
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:AFL-CIO; University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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