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Solidarity for Freedom, original cartoon

1959-05-234.1 x 28.7 cmDrawing. Design. IllustrationmonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:Original cartoon "Solidarity for Freedom" was drawn by illustrator LeBaron Coakley for the AFL-CIO News showing two burly arms holding a lighted torch over the Atlantic Ocean. One burly arm represents the AFL-CIO in North America, and the other arm represents West Berlin workers in Europe. The cartoon was published in the AFL-CIO News.
Creator:Coakley, LeBaron
Provider:AFL-CIO
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Europe
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Federal Republic of Germany
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Europe
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Federal Republic of Germany
Topical subjects:Freedom
Solidarity
Internationalism
Labor unions
AFL-CIO
Genre:Political cartoons
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Information Department. AFL-CIO News Cartoons, 1955-1984
  • box 1
  • accession 2014-001-RG20-004
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Copyright holder:AFL-CIO
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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